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1911

  • Work on this object began.

1914

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

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Drawing, Textile Design: Nero, 1911–14

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Leopold Blonder and made for Wiener Werkstätte. It is dated 1911–14 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is brush and gouache, graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds.

Its dimensions are

6.4 × 21 cm (2 1/2 × 8 1/4 in.) Mat: 55.9 × 40.6 cm (22 × 16 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped in red ink, lower right: WIENER / WERK / STÄTTE

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right: Dessin: "Nero"

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design: Nero, 1911–14; Designed by Leopold Blonder (Austrian, 1893 - 1932); brush and gouache, graphite on paper; 6.4 × 21 cm (2 1/2 × 8 1/4 in.) Mat: 55.9 × 40.6 cm (22 × 16 in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds; 1988-62-21

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