Woman's scarf: "The American Forces in London"

English
1943
Designed by Arnold Lever, For Jacqmar (English (founded 1932))


Place of Manufacture: England

Dimensions

86 x 82.7 cm (33 7/8 x 32 5/8 in)

Accession Number

2011.2404

Medium or Technique

Rayon; plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Scenes of American military forces in London locales; blue sky in center, red border.

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