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Shopping Bag, Metz & Co. Shopping Bag, ca. 1952

This is a Shopping bag. It is dated ca. 1952 and we acquired it in 1994. Its medium is screenprint in black, red ink on white wove paper, string. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Ms. June Braun and Mr. Robert Leibowits. It is credited Gift of June Braun and Robert Leibowits.

Its dimensions are

31 x 13 x 0.6 cm (12 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 1/4 in.), laid flat

Cite this object as

Shopping Bag, Metz & Co. Shopping Bag, ca. 1952; Netherlands; screenprint in black, red ink on white wove paper, string; 31 x 13 x 0.6 cm (12 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 1/4 in.), laid flat; Gift of June Braun and Robert Leibowits; 1994-63-4

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Color Moves: Art and Fashion by Sonia Delaunay.

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