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Drawing, Textile Design: Kassiopäa (Kasiopea), 1910–19

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Fritzi Löw-Lazar and made for Wiener Werkstätte. It is dated 1910–19 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

7.7 x 13.1 cm (3 1/16 x 5 3/16 in.), irregular Mat: 32.5 x 46 cm (12 13/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

It has the following markings

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

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper left: "KASIOPEA"; in blue crayon, upper right: 88

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design: Kassiopäa (Kasiopea), 1910–19; Designed by Fritzi Löw-Lazar (Austrian, 1891 - 1975); Austria; brush and gouache, graphite on paper; 7.7 x 13.1 cm (3 1/16 x 5 3/16 in.), irregular Mat: 32.5 x 46 cm (12 13/16 x 18 1/8 in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds; 1988-62-593

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Glass of the Avant-Garde: From Vienna Secession to Bauhaus.

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