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1912

  • Work on this object began.

1919

  • Work on this object ended.

1991

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Design for a Garden with Geometric Parterres

This is a Drawing. It was designed by André Vera and Paul Vera and drafted by André Vera and Paul Vera. It is dated 1912–19 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is brush and watercolor, white gouache, black crayon on cream tracing paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program Fund.

Its dimensions are

18 × 31.7 cm (7 1/16 × 12 1/2 in.) Mat: 35.6 × 45.7 cm (14 × 18 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in black crayon, upper center: décor de long / treillage

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Garden with Geometric Parterres; Designed by André Vera and Paul Vera; France; brush and watercolor, white gouache, black crayon on cream tracing paper; 18 × 31.7 cm (7 1/16 × 12 1/2 in.) Mat: 35.6 × 45.7 cm (14 × 18 in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program Fund; 1991-58-24

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