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Length of fabric: Lunar Rocket

Length of furnishing fabric

English
1969
Designed by Eddie Squires (English), Designed for Warner & Sons (English, founded about 1870)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Length x width: 171 x 116 cm (67 5/16 x 45 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5034

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, rotary printed

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Blue textile patterned with large scale US rockets, moon, stars, and earth. Selvedge is marked “Lunar Rocket designed for Warner’s by Eddie Squires.”

Provenance

Summer 2006, acquired by Francesca Galloway, London; purchased from Galloway by MFA (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund