Woman's scarf: Festival of Britain (opera, ballet, drama, music)
Height x width: 32 x 33 in. (81.3 x 83.8 cm)
Medium or Technique
Silk warp, triacetate weft, crepe weave.
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Light pink scarf with brown border. British landmarks in each corner. In the center is a large picture of the British Festival of 1951. Also four figures that represent opera, ballet, drama and music (labelled in black cursive alongside the figure).
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)
Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf