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1966

  • Work on this object began.

2000

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2022

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Drawing, Textile Design: Alphabet Stripe

This is a drawing. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard and from the office of Herman Miller, Inc.. It is dated 1966 and we acquired it in 2000. Its medium is graphite on white tracing paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Alexander Hayden Girard. It is credited Gift of Alexander H. Girard.

Its dimensions are

36.7 x 80.3 cm (14 7/16 x 31 5/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, verso lower right [upside down]: XVI - 5

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design: Alphabet Stripe; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); graphite on white tracing paper; 36.7 x 80.3 cm (14 7/16 x 31 5/8 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-416

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