Design for a letter box: Brievenbus [Mailbox]

Design for a letter box: Brievenbus [Mailbox]
  • Title :     Design for a letter box: Brievenbus [Mailbox]
  • Artist:     A.G.A. Rotgans Designer
  • Accession:     TD1991.178.8
  • Country:     Netherlands Amsterdam
  • Date:     1921
  • Dimensions:     Inches 54 29-3/8, Centimeters 137.2 74.6
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Subject:     Architecture/Architectural Design , Exhibition/Events , City Planning , Competition
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1991.178.8.JPG
  • Tags:     Architecture~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Full scale design drawing in graphite and colored pencil on paper depicting rectangular ornamental letter box with domed top and fluted edges; design incorporates lettering and inscriptions in Dutch indicating various slots and collection times; insert at bottom right features one quarter scale version of inscription on lower portion of image.