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Catalog Data

Designer:
Gustav Jensen, Danish, 1898 – 1954  Search this
Dimensions:
16.6 x 25.9 cm (6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Photograph
Object Name:
Photograph
Made in:
USA
Date:
1929–40
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
The present photograph features a single drainboard sink fabricated of Monel (tm) metal with a faucet-cum-soap-dish mounted on the backsplash behind the basin. The photographic lighting design achieves a pattern of light and shadow playing on the metallic surfaces.
Credit Line:
Gift of Ellen Gustav Jensen
Accession Number:
1956-47-84-g
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/kq4a964e57b-0023-4c8b-b4a3-2a9742d7296f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1956-47-84-g