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Print, Color Harmony Systems, ca. 1961

This is a Print. It was designed by Herbert Bayer and featuring artwork by Herbert Bayer and made for (as the client) Container Corporation of America. It is dated ca. 1961 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

25.4 × 21 cm (10 × 8 1/4 in.)

It is signed

Printed in black ink, lower right of artwork: bayer, 61/98

Cite this object as

Print, Color Harmony Systems, ca. 1961; Designed by Herbert Bayer (American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985); offset lithograph on glossy white paper; 25.4 × 21 cm (10 × 8 1/4 in.); Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors; 2016-54-39

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