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Print, New Directions, Notes for 1946

This is a Print. It was designed by Herbert Bayer and published by Condé Nast and made for (as the client) Vogue Magazine. It is dated January 1946 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is offset lithograph on glossy off-white paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors.

Its dimensions are

31.1 × 23.5 cm (12 1/4 × 9 1/4 in.) Open: 31.1 × 47 cm (12 1/4 × 18 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed in black ink, front page, upper right: 73; right interior page, upper right: 75; verso, upper left: 76

Cite this object as

Print, New Directions, Notes for 1946; Designed by Herbert Bayer (American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985); offset lithograph on glossy off-white paper; 31.1 × 23.5 cm (12 1/4 × 9 1/4 in.) Open: 31.1 × 47 cm (12 1/4 × 18 1/2 in.); Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors; 2016-54-7

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