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Length of furnishing fabric: Albatrossi

Finnish
1967
Designed by Maija Isola (Finnish, 1927–2001), Manufactured by Marimekko (Finnish, founded 1951)


Object Place: Finland

Dimensions

138.4 x 196.9 cm (54 1/2 x 77 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.785

Medium or Technique

Screen-printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Screen-printed cotton with large-scale design of free-form color “drips” of orange, red and purple on bright yellow ground. Printed in selvedge: “Maija Isola “Albatrossi” © Marimekko Oy Suomi Finland 1967”

Provenance

Purchased at auction from Rise Scharf, Stuart, FL, by Susan Ward, October 1999; Purchased by the MFA, June 21, 2000

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund