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Three Houses and 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
  • Three Houses and Musical Notes (Design for Greeting Card), circa 1954
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood engraving
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 164 x 72 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 7/16 x 2 13/16 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 132 x 40.5 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 3/16 x 1 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift of Dorothy Smith Anderson
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0134
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Stylized cityscape-three structures (houses?), the top two placed above and behind the one below. There is a stylized plant form, bottom, left, and the entire composition is overlaid with squared-off musical notes.