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Woman's scarf: Abstract grid pattern

British
early 1940s
Hardy Amies (English, 1909–2003)


Dimensions

Height x width: 22 x 21 1/2 in. (55.9 x 54.6 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2351

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Gold scarf with black border. White grid pattern on top – white lines are made out of a series of white dots (looks almost like a string of pearls), black shading under white dots.

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