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1922

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1988

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Drawing, Textile Design: Sommerwinde (Summer Wind)

This is a drawing. It was designed by Felice Rix-Ueno and made for Wiener Werkstätte. It is dated 1922 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is brush and gouache 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

28.3 x 27.6 cm (11 1/8 x 10 7/8 in. )

It has the following markings

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

It is inscribed

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

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design: Sommerwinde (Summer Wind); Designed by Felice Rix-Ueno (Austrian, 1893–1967, active Japan 1935–1967); Austria; brush and gouache on paper; 28.3 x 27.6 cm (11 1/8 x 10 7/8 in. ); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds; 1988-62-841

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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