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Lea Hoyt papers and design work 1933 – 1998

Collection, KA002701

Biographical materials (KA0027.01)
Design drawings (KA0027.02)
Photographs (KA0027.03)
Printed materials and textiles (KA0027.04)


Lea Hoyt (1912-1998) received a degree in graphic design from the New York School of Fine and Applied Art (later, Parsons The New School for Design) in 1933, and went on to a six decade career as a graphic and textile designer. The collection includes biographical material, correspondence, design drawings, photographs, and examples of Hoyt's work, represented by napkins and paper plates, among other items.

Related object

Pink Peony Napkin

Collection Guide

Guide to the Lea Hoyt papers and design work

Related people/organizations

Lea Hoyt
Vera Neumann

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