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Pop-Up Music Box

  • Object:

    Greetings card

  • Place of origin:

    USA (designed)
    USA (published)
    China (printed)

  • Date:

    2008 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sabuda, Robert (designer)
    Reinhart, Matthew (designer)
    Museum of Modern Art, New York (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour offset lithography, foil-blocking, frosting, folded and die-cut card

  • Credit Line:

    Given by V&A Enterprises

  • Museum number:

    E.7-2010

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 222

Physical description

A6 rectangular (portrait fromat) folder card printed in three colours with silver foil-blocking and white frosting. On the front: silhouette figure of a ballerina reversed-out in white with ballet dress in frosting, red background. Inside: red, white and silver music box with the tiny figure of a ballerina on top that rotates as the card is opened, lettered "season's greetings" (reversed-out in white), stylised snowflakes reversed in white against pale blue and lilac.

Place of Origin

USA (designed)
USA (published)
China (printed)

Date

2008 (published)

Artist/maker

Sabuda, Robert (designer)
Reinhart, Matthew (designer)
Museum of Modern Art, New York (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Colour offset lithography, foil-blocking, frosting, folded and die-cut card

Dimensions

height: 15.8 cm, width: 11.3 cm closed, width: 22.6 cm open

Descriptive line

Pop-Up Music Box, Christmas card designed by Robert Sabuda and Matthew Reinhart, published by the Museum of Modern Art New York, American, 2008.

Subjects depicted

Ballerinas; Music boxes

Categories

Music

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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