Woman's scarf: VE Day

English
1945


Place of Manufacture: England

Dimensions

87.3 x 85 cm (34 3/8 x 33 1/2 in)

Accession Number

2011.2415

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Garlands, flowers and photographic images celebrating VE Day (March 8, 1945); white ground.

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