Object Timeline

  • We acquired this object.

1975

  • Work on this object began.

1985

  • Work on this object ended.

2022

Scarf, One of a kind square scarf, brown, black, blue, white print

This is a Scarf. It was designed by Robert Paige.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Duro Olowu as part of Duro Olowu Selects.

It is dated ca. 1980. Its medium is silk. It is a part of the department.

“Robert is an influential member of the Chicago Black Arts Movement whose commercial design work received attention across the United States and in Milan during the late 1960s and early 1970s. He is adept at designing a pattern that remains legible on a body in motion. His hand-drawn geometric patterns never feel flat, even when at rest.” Duro Olowu

It is credited Courtesy of private collection.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 87.6 × 82.6 cm (34 1/2 × 32 1/2 in.)

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