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Album of 40 original designs (leaves now stored individually)

Artist:
Christopher Dresser (British, Glasgow, Scotland 1834–1904 Mulhouse)
Date:
ca. 1883, based on designs 1860–83
Medium:
Graphite, ink, wash and gouache
Dimensions:
image: 16 3/16 x 12 in. (41.1 x 30.5 cm)
Classifications:
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace Gift, 1992
Accession Number:
1992.1046.1–.21
Not on view
Vendor: The Fine Art Society, London
"Curatorial Reports and Departmental Accessions: Drawings." in Annual Report of the Trustees of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 1, 1991 - June 30, 1992. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, no. 122, New York, 1992, p. 53.

Catherine Kurland, Lori Zabar, Shawn P. Brennan, Christopher Wilk Christopher Dresser: The Power of Design. Exh. cat., Kurland-Zabar Studios in New York, NY, April 28-May 29. 1993.



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