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Designer:
Donald Deskey, (American, 1894–1989)  Search this
Medium:
Block printed on green wove paper
Dimensions:
Folded: 22.9 × 15.2 cm (9 × 6 in.)
Open: 22.9 × 30.5 cm (9 × 12 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Greeting card
Object Name:
Greeting card
Made in:
New York, NY, USA
Date:
1924
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Mary & Don Deskey’s 1924 winter holiday card. Vertical format block printed in black ink on green wove paper features stylized stained-glass-window design with cubist influence and gothic arch; above, Santa is seen with a Christmas tree, toys, and horse; below, various toys, gingerbread house, candle, and bell; lowest register with serif lettering that states “Mary & Don Deskey-1924”.
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert M. Desky
Accession Number:
1993-85-1
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/kq43d030eb9-c49c-42ad-85ee-83e580fe6d02
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-85-1