Length of furnishing fabric

American
1920s
Derryvale Linen Company


Dimensions

Center back: 134.6 cm (53 in.)

Accession Number

2007.313

Medium or Technique

Linen plain-weave, block-printed

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Block

Sample of furnishing fabric printed with design of water birds and tropical foliage in blues, greens, browns, yellow and red on natural ground. Printed in selvedge: “Derryvale / Hand Printed.” Both ends serged.

Provenance

Purchased by internet auction, about 2005; Gift to the MFA, March 21 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Susan Ward