Few people wielded as much influence over the texture and color of modern architectural interiors in America as textile designer and weaver Dorothy Liebes (1897 – 1972). Her collaborations with architects and designers, including Frank Lloyd Wright, Henry Dreyfuss, Donald Deskey, Raymond Loewy, and Samuel Marx resulted in the highly innovative weavings she used as drapes, screens, upholstery and carpets, and that ultimately came to be known as the “Liebes Look.” Her commissions ranged in scope from luxurious textiles for Doris Duke’s Honolulu home Shangri-la and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin to extraordinary room dividers for the United Nations delegates’ dining room. Her industrial design... more.

We have 206 objects that Dorothy Wright Liebes has been involved with.

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