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1923

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1988

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Drawing, Textile Design: Fixstern (Fixed Star)

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Maria Likarz-Strauss and made for Wiener Werkstätte. It is dated 1923 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is brush and gouache on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds.

Its dimensions are

19.4 × 24.4 cm (7 5/8 × 9 5/8 in.) Mat: 31.8 × 45.1 cm (12 1/2 × 17 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in black ink, lower right: Dessin: "Fixstern"

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design: Fixstern (Fixed Star); Designed by Maria Likarz-Strauss (Austrian, b. Poland, 1893–1971); Austria; brush and gouache on paper; 19.4 × 24.4 cm (7 5/8 × 9 5/8 in.) Mat: 31.8 × 45.1 cm (12 1/2 × 17 3/4 in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds; 1988-62-853

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