Length of furnishing fabric: "Pine Tree"

American
1950
Designed by Rockwell Kent (American, 1882–1971), For Bloomcraft, Inc.


Object Place: New York

Dimensions

Overall: 190.5 x 114.3 cm (75 x 45 in.)

Accession Number

2004.678

Medium or Technique

Vat-printed cotton twill weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Textured white cotton ground vat-printed with large-scale repeat of pine branches with pinecones and yellow butterflies. Selvedge stamped: “Saison Happily-married Fabrics Vat Prints Preshrunk”

Provenance

Purchased from Giles Kotcher by the MFA, October 27, 2004

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds by exchange from a Gift of the Children of Mary B. Longyear, in memory of their mother, and Gift of Mrs. Longyear’s great granddaughter, Charlotte Lyeth Burton

Copyright

By permission of the Plattsburgh State Art Museum, Plattsburgh College Foundation, Rockwell Kent Gallery and Collection.