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1902

  • Work on this object began.

1952

  • Work on this object ended.

1979

  • We acquired this object.

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Textile (USA)

This is a Textile. It was company: F. Schumacher & Co.. It is dated a. 1952; b. 1902 and we acquired it in 1979. Its medium is a. rayon and cotton; b. silk and cotton and its technique is warp faced plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Mrs. R. Curt Hasenclever.

Its dimensions are

a. Warp: 64cm (25 1/4in.). Weft(right selv. only): 65.5cm (25 3/4in.). b. Warp: 14.5cm (5 3/4in.). Weft(one selv. only): 51cm (20 1/4in.).

It is inscribed

accompanying note states that it was this type of fabric - but not this color - used in the Blue Room 1902-1952.

Cite this object as

Textile (USA); Company: F. Schumacher & Co. (United States); a. rayon and cotton; b. silk and cotton; a. Warp: 64cm (25 1/4in.). Weft(right selv. only): 65.5cm (25 3/4in.). b. Warp: 14.5cm (5 3/4in.). Weft(one selv. only): 51cm (20 1/4in.).; Gift of Mrs. R. Curt Hasenclever; 1979-9-11-a,b

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