Restaurant Hostess Signaling for Three Places

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Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Vertical rectangle. Large figure of restaurant hostess in black dress, holding a drink list, and three fingers up. She stands on a small table, and is surrounded by others in outline at tables.
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Artist
Christina Malman, American, b. England, 1911–1959
Client
The New Yorker Magazine
Medium
Pencil and India ink with white heightening on cream paper
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Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
made in
USA
ca. 1938
Type
figures
Object Name
Drawing
Type
Drawing
Accession Number
1960-214-56