Furnishing fabric: Teleprint

Length of furnishing fabric

Finnish
about 1970
Designed by Perttu Mentula (Finnish, born in 1936)


Dimensions

Overall: 358.1 x 149.9 cm (141 x 59 in.)

Accession Number

2006.823

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

White ground with gray dots; design inspired by teletype paper tape. Labeled:”Perttu Mentula/ Tampella/ “Teleprint”/ Made in Finland”

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Textile Curator's Fund