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Drawing, Design for Regulator, May 9, 1940

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Henry Dreyfuss. It is dated May 9, 1940 and we acquired it in 1997. Its medium is brush and gouache, pen and black ink, graphite on blue-gray paper stapled onto illustration board. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Honeywell, Inc..

Its dimensions are

29.2 x 22.7 cm (11 1/2 x 8 15/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in black gouache, at ninety-degree angle, upper left: DREYFUSS / DWG. NO. R-PO-2 / DATED 5-9-40 / FOR REGULATOR

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Regulator, May 9, 1940; Designed by Henry Dreyfuss (American, 1904–1972); USA; brush and gouache, pen and black ink, graphite on blue-gray paper stapled onto illustration board; 29.2 x 22.7 cm (11 1/2 x 8 15/16 in.); Gift of Honeywell, Inc.; 1997-10-14

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