Length of furnishing fabric

American
1950s
Manufactured by Bloomcraft, Inc.


Object Place: New York

Dimensions

Overall: 228.6 x 116.8 cm (90 x 46 in.)

Accession Number

2005.86

Medium or Technique

Vat-printed cotton twill

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Printed

Textured white cotton ground vat-printed with large-scale repeat of stylized palm leaves and branches in greens, browns, yellows, and black. Selvedge stamped: “Saison Happily-married Fabrics Vat Prints Preshrunk”

Provenance

Purchased from Giles Kotcher by the MFA, February 23, 2005

Credit Line

Frank M. and Mary T. B. Ferrin Fund