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Design - Design for Logo
  • Design for Logo
    Kahan, Louis, born 1905 - died 2002
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Design for Logo

  • Object:

    Design

  • Place of origin:

    Melbourne (made)

  • Date:

    20th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Kahan, Louis, born 1905 - died 2002 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed on gloss coated paper using foil blocking technique.

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Louis Kahan

  • Museum number:

    E.2742-2016

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case MD, shelf 47

The original design for Le Louvre artwork does not survive, the various printed designs represent Kahan’s commercial illustration activity and his continuing connections with fashion, where he started his career. The designs were created for his lifelong friend Miss Lillian Wightman, who was founder of the Melbourne fashion boutique.

Physical description

Printed design of an elaborate border around text 'Le Louvre Melbourne', in gold and white.

Place of Origin

Melbourne (made)

Date

20th century (made)

Artist/maker

Kahan, Louis, born 1905 - died 2002 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Printed on gloss coated paper using foil blocking technique.

Dimensions

Height: 8 cm, Width: 24 cm

Descriptive line

Louis Kahan; Design for a logo for Le Louvre Fashion Boutique in Melbourne, 20th century.

Materials

Paper; Foil

Techniques

Printed

Categories

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Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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