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Mina Loy
Design for “Blotter Bracelet”
1946
Mina Loy Papers

In addition to futurist lampshades and glamorous theater costumes, poet Mina Loy also designed several inventions; Loy devised the invention depicted here, a blotter bracelet for office workers, in collaboration with her daughter.

Mina Loy
Original design for lampshade decorated with airplane
1941
Mina Loy Papers

The airplane on this shade was designed to include transparent windows and airplane lights where light could shine through the shade.

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