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Design Drawing

Decorative Arts and Design

MEDIUM Graphite on grid paper
  • Place Made: Vienna, Austria
  • DATES ca. 1910
    DIMENSIONS Framed: 12 1/2 x 19 3/4 in. (31.8 x 50.2 cm) sheet: 8 1/4 × 13 3/8 in. (21 × 34 cm)  (show scale)
    ACCESSION NUMBER 2005.82.9
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Lisa M. Price
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Horizontal rectangular paper with rectangular outlined drawing and text below. Drawing consists of a large piece of undulating elongated leaf at center in front of five-petaled flower on stem with two leaves at proper left and two almond-shaped leaves at proper right. On recto above image: "4 STUECK". On recto below image: "SCHNITZEREIN AM DEN VITRINEN DER W. W. UND STONE U BLYTH/ 4 GEGENSTUECK''.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, 1870–1956). Design Drawing, ca. 1910. Graphite on grid paper, Framed: 12 1/2 x 19 3/4 in. (31.8 x 50.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Lisa M. Price, 2005.82.9 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2005.82.9_PS11.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 2005.82.9_PS11.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2022
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    Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, 1870–1956). <em>Design Drawing</em>, ca. 1910. Graphite on grid paper, Framed: 12 1/2 x 19 3/4 in. (31.8 x 50.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Lisa M. Price, 2005.82.9 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2005.82.9_PS11.jpg)