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1950

  • Work on this object began.

1955

  • Work on this object ended.

1956

  • We acquired this object.

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Textile, Thumbnail, 1950–55

This is a Textile. It was designed by Black House of Boston and manufactured by Arundell Clarke Ltd.. It is dated 1950–55 and we acquired it in 1956. Its medium is osnaburg cotton and its technique is screen printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Arundell Clarke Ltd.. It is credited Gift of Arundell Clarke.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 460 x 136 cm (15 ft. 1 1/8 in. x 53 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile, Thumbnail, 1950–55; Designed by Black House of Boston ; USA; osnaburg cotton; Warp x Weft: 460 x 136 cm (15 ft. 1 1/8 in. x 53 9/16 in.); Gift of Arundell Clarke; 1956-150-11

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