Requires Photography

Length of fabric: Illusion

Length of furnishing fabric

English
1965
Designed by Barbara Pegg (English), Designed for Heal's (English, founded in 1810)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Length x width: 169 x 122 cm (66 9/16 x 48 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5031

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, printed

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Black and white geometric textile with large heart shape op-art patterning. Two selvedges. Right: “Top [arrow] Heal’s “Illusion” Designed by Barbara Pegg” Left: “Shrink resisting woven & printed in England”

Provenance

Spring 1995, acquired by Francesca Galloway, London; purchased from Galloway by MFA (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund