Length of fabric: Home Port

American
early 1950s
Artist Louise Kenyon (American, born in 1906), For Folly Cove Designers (Massachusetts (Gloucester), active 1941–1969)


Object Place: Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

24 3/4 x 34 in. (62.9 x 86.4 cm)

Accession Number

2000.1034

Medium or Technique

Block-printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cream cotton hand block-printed in olive green with repeating pattern of schooners, sailors, dancing girls, and houses in rows. Fringed selvedge.

Provenance

Donor received object from aunt-in-law, Ruth Lepper Gardner, who was a friend of the artist; gift of Sue Reed to MFA, December 13, 2000

Credit Line

Gift of Ruth Lepper Gardner in memory of the artist