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Print, Waste Paper to Package

This is a Print. It was designed by Herbert Bayer and made for (as the client) Container Corporation of America. It is dated 1943 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is offset lithograph on glossy 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

29 × 22.8 cm (11 7/16 × 9 in.)

It is signed

Printed in grey, vertically, upper right corner: herbert bayer

Cite this object as

Print, Waste Paper to Package; Designed by Herbert Bayer (American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985); offset lithograph on glossy white paper; 29 × 22.8 cm (11 7/16 × 9 in.); Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors; 2016-54-37

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