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Length of furnishing fabric: "Gradation"

American
about 1968
Designed for Isabel Scott


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 477.5 x 138.4 cm (188 x 54 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.2057

Medium or Technique

Screen-printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White cotton ground printed with large repeat of rectangular “lozenge” shapes with rounded corners, filled in with concentric bands of fuchsia, magenta, red, orange, and two shades of yellow. Selvedge stamped: “Gradation an exclusive handprint for Isabel Scott”

Provenance

Purchased at internet auction from S. Wolfe, Mill Neck, NY, by Susan Ward, May 2004; Purchased by the MFA, November 17, 2004

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund