Length of furnishing fabric: Siena

Finnish
Designed by Alvar Aalto (Finnish, 1898–1976), Manufactured by Artek (Finnish)


Dimensions

Height x width: 80 1/2 x 60 in. (204.5 x 152.4 cm)

Accession Number

2007.275

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, screen printed

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Silk screen

Design of columns of dashed lines in taupe and black on white ground. Printed in selvedge: “Aalvar Aalto Design “Siena” Artek Textile Made in Finland”

Provenance

Purchased through internet auction by Susan Ward, about 2005; Purchased by the MFA, March 21, 2007

Credit Line

Edwin E. Jack Fund

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.