Tablecloth: Garlands of the States

American
about 1958
Designed by Louise Kenyon (American, born in 1906), Designed for Folly Cove Designers (Massachusetts (Gloucester), active 1941–1969)


Object Place: Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

124.5 x 124.5 cm (49 x 49 in.)

Accession Number

2001.447

Medium or Technique

Cotton, plain weave; block-printed

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Teal blue cotton tablecloth, block-printed with a faded white floral pattern representing state flowers; wefts and warps left fringed on four edges.

Provenance

Given to Ruth Lepper Gardner by Louise Kenyon (of Folly Cove Designers) in the 1960s; Gift to the MFA, June 27, 2001

Credit Line

Gift of Ruth Lepper Gardner