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Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:00:56 +0000
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illustration
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<img width="640" height="653" src="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/1967-27-1-700x714.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="Image feature two drawings on one page. In the upper left corner, an alligator sits in a coal bucket, facing towards the right. In the lower right, a little girl, seen from behind, reaches for the top shelf of a bookcase, rising on her toes. Please scroll down to read the blog post about this object." style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" srcset="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/1967-27-1-700x714.jpg 700w, https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/1967-27-1-294x300.jpg 294w, https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/1967-27-1-170x174.jpg 170w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" data-attachment-id="36582" data-permalink="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/2019/11/12/little-april-fool/1967-27-1/" data-orig-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/1967-27-1.jpg" data-orig-size="2616,2670" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;orientation&quot;:&quot;0&quot;}" data-image-title="1967-27-1" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/1967-27-1-294x300.jpg" data-large-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/1967-27-1-700x714.jpg" />The collection at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum includes nearly 500 drawings from the estate of illustrator Florence Choate. Born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, in 1878, Choate studied at the Art Students League in New York where she was awarded scholarships in portrait and figure drawing.  There, she met fellow student Elizabeth A. Curtis, who...
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