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Lyre, Star, Musical Notes (Design for Greeting Card)
  • Paul Hambleton Landacre
    1893–1963
    born: Columbus, Ohio, United States ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Lyre, Star, Musical Notes (Design for Greeting Card), circa 1952
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood engraving
  • Paper Type: Japanese
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 180 x 109 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 1/16 x 4 1/4 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 119 x 65 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 5/8 x 2 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift of Dorothy Smith Anderson
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0130
Description
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Image of a harp; the stand a stylized human figure in a primitive form. There are musical notes to the right, a stylized plant form to the left, and a five-pointed star above the harp.