Woman's scarf: Shoulder to Shoulder

British
1944
Jacqmar (English, founded in 1932)


Dimensions

Height x width: 34 1/2 x 35 1/2 in. (87.6 x 90.2 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2328

Medium or Technique

Rayon

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Blue scarf with yellow and green border. In the center is a pink shape (looks like a landmass?) with the words “SHOULDER TO SHOULDER” written in cursive on top. Other icons of the military (swords, shields, eagles) surround the pink shape also. Signed by “JACQMAR” written in lower right corner.

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