Requires Photography

Length of furnishing fabric

Finnish
1965–75


Object Place: Finland

Dimensions

Length x width: 310 x 134.5 cm (122 1/16 x 52 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2843

Medium or Technique

Cotton twill weave, screen-printed

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Silk screen

Overall design of abstract spiral shapes in shades of blue, green, and purple. Upholstery weight cotton twill weave. In selvedge: “Made in Finland by Tampella, Design Marjatta Metsovaara.”

Provenance

August 2007, purchased via internet auction by Susan Ward, Lexington, MA; purchased from Ward by the MFA (Accession date: June 17, 2009)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the Textile and Costume Society, Museum of Fine Arts Boston