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Toaster

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Michael Graves ; Black & Decker ; Target Corporation

Date

1989

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Toaster, Michael Graves      ;    Black & Decker      ;    Target Corporation
Toaster: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Industrial Design | Plastic, metal, electrical wiring
Size: 8-7/8 x 12-1/2 x 9 in. (22.5 x 31.8 x 22.9 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture: North America, United States
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: '[symbol] BLACK & DECKER R', in grey, below signature; various inscriptions, stamped into metal, on bottom 'Graves [underlined]', in red, below lever with blue knob
Physical Description: white plastic body with curved sides; soft blue plastic knob; yellow plastic control knob
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Target Stores
Accession Number: 2001.15.2
Rights: © Michael Graves Design Group
Artist: Michael Graves, American, born 1934
Role: Designer
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, born 1934

Artist: Target Corporation, Minneapolis, Minnesota, est. 1902
Role: Distributor
Nationality:
Life Dates: Minneapolis, Minnesota, est. 1902

Artist: Black & Decker
Role: Manufacturer
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009