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Woman's scarf: "London 1944"

English
1944
Designed by Feliks Topolski (Polish, active in England, 1907–1989), For Ascher (English, founded 1942)


Place of Manufacture: England

Dimensions

Length x width: 82.6 x 82.6 cm (32 1/2 x 32 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2315

Medium or Technique

Rayon

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White line drawing on navy ground depicting Allied soldiers.

Provenance

By 2011, with Chris Saunders of Sotherans, London; 2011, sold by Saunders to Jean and Frederic Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2011, year-end gift of the Sharfs to the MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf