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Length of furnishing fabric: Design 105

American
1955–57
Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright (American, 1867–1959), Manufactured by F. Schumacher & Co. (American, founded in 1889)


Object Place: New York, United States

Dimensions

122.55 x 274.32 cm (48 1/4 x 108 in.)

Accession Number

1999.210

Medium or Technique

Screen-printed linen plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Abstract geometric design of black, blue, and green on natural linen, reminiscent of F. L. Wright’s stained glass window designs. Printed in one selvedge: “Design 105 / An Exclusive Schumacher Hand Print / All Vat Colors,” “Up” [arrow]. In other selvedge: red square with Wright’s monogram, “The Taliesin Line of Frank Lloyd Wright / Run A.”

Provenance

Private collection, New York; Purchased by Francesca Galloway, London, by 1999; Purchased by the MFA, June 23, 1999.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, by exchange

Copyright

© 2011 Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York