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Woman's blouse

Finnish
1960s
Designed by Annika Rimala (Finnish, born in 1936), For Marimekko (Finnish, founded 1951), Retailed by Design Research (American, 1953-1978)


Object Place: Finland

Dimensions

Center back: 54.5 cm (21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1999

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave, plastic buttons

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Blouse with fold-over band collar, buttons in back, printed in allover pattern of black and dark green horizontal stripes. Labelled: marimekko suomi - finland / 40 / marimekko finland 100% cotton / DR Cambridge New York / [care label]

Provenance

Purchased at Design Research in Cambridge, MA by June and David Wallace, Westport, MA; gift of the Wallaces to the MFA (Accession date: December 31, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of June and David Wallace