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Designer:
Gustav Jensen, Danish, 1898 – 1954  Search this
Medium:
Chromogenic print
Dimensions:
28.8 x 34.2 cm (11 3/8 x 13 3/8 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Photograph
Object Name:
Photograph
Made in:
USA
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Two square-shaped boxes, designed as product packaging, are framed in actual or simulated wooden or metallic material. Eight foliate forms in brown on a black background are arranged around the four sides of the box covers. One cover design features an additional foliate in the center and five knotted black tassels attached to the rim; the other has a centered circle of the same material as the rim.
The boxes are displayed on a striped chevron-patterned fabric background.
Credit Line:
Gift of Ellen Gustav Jensen
Accession Number:
1956-47-169
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4e6ef45c0-19ee-4e73-80ad-47e734fb15e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1956-47-169