Furnishing fabric: Delfinisk Rörelse

Length of furnishing fabric

Swedish
1953
Designed by Karl Axel Pehrson (Swedish, born in 1921)


Dimensions

Overall: 222.9 x 138.4 cm (87 3/4 x 54 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.820

Medium or Technique

Screen-printed linen

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Beige ground with black abstract design. Labeled: “Karl Axel Pehrson/ Nordiska Kompaniet’s Textilkammare/ “Delfinisk Rorelse”/ 1953/ Made in Sweden/ Handprinted”

Provenance

Purchased by Susan Ward through an internet auction ca. 2003-2005; purchased by MFA January 25, 2006.

Credit Line

Textile Curator's Fund