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Drawing, Textile Design: Diamonds, no. 960, 1960

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard and from the office of Herman Miller Furniture Company. It is dated 1960 and we acquired it in 2000. Its medium is graphite on white tracing paper. 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

58.7 x 54.9 cm (23 1/8 x 21 5/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed in graphite, across lower margin: "diamonds" series, no. 960 A.H.Girard Dec.'60

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, along right edge: Vertical repeat aprox 10 3/8"; along upper margin: " selvage" / horizon repeat 6" /"6"

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design: Diamonds, no. 960, 1960; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); Office of Herman Miller Furniture Company (United States); graphite on white tracing paper; 58.7 x 54.9 cm (23 1/8 x 21 5/8 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-349

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