American Decorative Arts
Designer: Walter Von Nessen, American, born Germany, 1889–1943

Design drawing

after 1927

Graphite

11 × 16 11/16 in. (27.94 × 42.39 cm)
John C. Waddell Collection, Gift of John C. Waddell, B.A. 1959
2010.158.20
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Provenance: 

John C. Waddell, New York, to 2010; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 48–49, no. 26a.

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2011.pdf (accessed March 1, 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.