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Drawing, Textile Design: Marsblume

This is a drawing. It was designed by Felice Rix-Ueno and made for Wiener Werkstätte. It is dated 1923 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is brush and gouache, plan and black ink, 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

28.6 x 13.7 cm (11 1/4 x 5 3/8 in. )

It is inscribed

Inscribed in black ink on mount, lower right: Dessin; inscribed in blue crayon on mount, upper right: 13 "Marsblume"

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design: Marsblume; Designed by Felice Rix-Ueno (Austrian, 1893–1967, active Japan 1935–1967); Made for Wiener Werkstätte (Austria); Austria; brush and gouache, plan and black ink, graphite on paper; 28.6 x 13.7 cm (11 1/4 x 5 3/8 in. ); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds; 1988-62-859

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