Furnishing fabric: Magnum
Object Place: United States
Overall: 135.3 x 246.4cm (53 1/4 x 97in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver mylar, machine embroidered with acrylic
Not On View
Length of fabric originally designed for theatre curtain of the Phoenix Civic Plaza Concert Hall, 1971. Acrylic yarn machine-embroidered over silver mylar, forming a grid of various combinations of 8 colors: olive green, purple, rust, red, magenta, orange, burgundy, and light rust.
Purchased from private collection of Midwestern United States interior designer by Giles Kotcher, Somerville, MA, mid-1990s; Purchased by the MFA, 2001
Museum purchase with funds donated by Doris May and Suzanne W. and Alan J. Dworsky
Reproduced with permission.