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The Stockholm Exhibition: Advertising Mast.

Artist:
Erik Gunnar Asplund (Swedish, Stockholm 1885–1940 Stockholm)
Date:
1930
Medium:
Gouache, graphite, pen and ink
Dimensions:
Sheet: 24 7/16 in. × 14 in. (62.1 × 35.6 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Edward Pearce Fund, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.1168.3
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in gouache and white chalk down mast at center: DE / FYRA / STORA / VECKO JOURNALEN / ALLT FOR ALLA / HUSMODERN / HELA VARLDEN / AGA / NK / PIX / OS RAM / PUB / VOLVO / KOP JULKVALLEN; and in graphite at lower right: 27; AO.
Annotated on verso in graphite: Quinding; and in blue ball point pen: QUIDING; and in graphite at lower center: (Asplund [...]).

Marking: MMA stamp on verso.
Vendor: Max Protetch Gallery
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Century of Design, Part ll: 1925-1950," May 9–October 29, 2000, no catalogue.

Victoria and Albert Museum. "Modernism: Designing A New World, 1914-1939," April 6, 2006–July 23, 2006.

MARTa Herford. "Modernism: Designing A New World, 1914-1939," September 16, 2006–January 7, 2007.

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