Rug

Portugese, for Danish market
about 1960–65
Retailed by Ilums Bolighus (Danish department store)


Object Place: Portugal, for Danish market

Dimensions

120 x 120 cm (47 1/4 x 47 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2001.681

Medium or Technique

Cotton(?) plain weave with knotted wool pile and supplementary weft

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Square rug with geometric pattern of concentric squares and circles in short black and longer white knotted pile, centered on a circle woven with a red supplementary weft.

Provenance

Purchased by Saul and Gitta Kurlat in early 1960s from Ilums Bolighus (department store) in Copenhagen, Denmark; gift to MFA, September 26, 2001.

Credit Line

Gift of Saul and Gitta Kurlat