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Drawing, Textile Design

This is a drawing. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard. It is dated 1957–60 and we acquired it in 2000. Its medium is color pencil on newsprint. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Alexander Hayden Girard. It is credited Gift of Alexander H. Girard.

Its dimensions are

29.5 x 41.0 cm (11 5/8 x 16 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in red color pencil, upper right corner, a small sketch for a design

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); color pencil on newsprint; 29.5 x 41.0 cm (11 5/8 x 16 1/8 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-304

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