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Drawing, Design for Woodwork Decor

This is a Drawing. It was designed by André Mare and Louis Süe and company: Companie des Arts Français and from the office of Süe et Mare. It is dated 1922 and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is graphite on cream heavy wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of George A. Hearn.

  • Object ID #907214321
  • cherry or pearwood, mirror glass, paint, gold leaf.
  • Lent by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, Edward C. Moore Jr. Gift,....
  • 66.2016.9
  • Textile (France)
  • silk.
  • Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund and through gift of various donors.
  • 1990-128-1

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

  • Object ID #18640849
  • graphite, blue color pencil on wove paper.
  • Museum purchase through gift of George A. Hearn.
  • 1992-70-2

Its dimensions are

26 x 37.8cm (10 1/4 x 14 7/8in.)

It has the following markings

Stamp in light brown ink, lower center: Sue et Mare; in black ink, lower right corner: 65

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Woodwork Decor; Designed by Louis Süe (French, 1875–1968), André Mare (French, 1887–1932); Company: Compagnie des Arts Français (France); Office of Süe et Mare (France); France; graphite on cream heavy wove paper; 26 x 37.8cm (10 1/4 x 14 7/8in.); Museum purchase through gift of George A. Hearn; 1992-70-4

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