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Length of furnishing fabric: I Cirri

Italian
1957
Designed by Gio Pomodoro (Italian, born in 1930)


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 274.3 x 137.2 cm (108 x 54 in.)

Accession Number

2003.310

Medium or Technique

Screen printed cotton satin weave (sateen)

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cotton sateen screen printed with aqua blue ground and pattern of abstract, polychrome horizontal bands. Selvedge stamped: “I CIRRI” disegno di Gio Pomodoro 1 premio ex-aequo “CONCORSO 11 Triennale di Milano”

Markings

Selvage stamped: "I CIRRI" disegno di Gio Pomodoro 1 premio ex-aequo "CONCORSO 11 Triennale di Milano"

Provenance

Purchased from an Italian dealer by Giles Kotcher; Purchased by the MFA, June 25, 2003

Credit Line

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