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Drawing, King Lear, Scene II: Study in three sketches with tall chair and artist's notes, 1990

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1990 and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is graphite on white paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of the Advisory Council and bequest of Mary Hearn Greims and from Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

Sheet: 29.6 x 20.9 cm (11 5/8 x 8 1/4 in.) Image (top; irregular): 5 x 8.1 cm (1 15/16 x 3 3/16 in.) Image (middle; irregular): 6.1 x 7.9 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.) Image (bottom; irregular): 4.2 x 7.5 cm (1 5/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, King Lear, Scene II: Study in three sketches with tall chair and artist's notes, 1990; USA; graphite on white paper; Sheet: 29.6 x 20.9 cm (11 5/8 x 8 1/4 in.) Image (top; irregular): 5 x 8.1 cm (1 15/16 x 3 3/16 in.) Image (middle; irregular): 6.1 x 7.9 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.) Image (bottom; irregular): 4.2 x 7.5 cm (1 5/8 x 2 15/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of the Advisory Council and bequest of Mary Hearn Greims and from Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Fund; 1992-90-7

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Design USA: Contemporary Innovation.

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