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Designer:
Tibor Kalman, American, b. Hungary, 1949–1999  Search this
Office of:
M&Co, New York, New York, USA, 1979–1992  Search this
Client:
Florent Morellet, American, b. France, 1953  Search this
Medium:
Cotton string, offset lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Label): 3 × 8 cm (1 3/16 × 3 1/8 in.)
H x W (Flat): 45 × 17 cm (17 11/16 × 6 11/16 in.)
Type:
packaging designs
Shopping bag
Object Name:
Shopping bag
Made in:
USA
Date:
1985–90
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
The present object, a natural cotton string bag of a type which Americans typically associate with Parisian market life, has a white, shiny fabric label attached by a row of machine stitches to the inside binding just below one of the two handles. Restaurant Florent/ Stop Disposable Culture/ Restaurant Bellevues are imprinted in red sans serif type, the second line in bold capitals and the first and third in miniature upper and lower case letters.
Credit Line:
Gift of Tibor Kalman/ M & Co.
Accession Number:
1993-151-229
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/kq49692d02a-e242-41f5-b7b2-72dd49321c37
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-151-229