See more objects with the tag floral, women's clothing, floral bouquets, delicate.

See more objects with the color rosybrown dimgrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1927

  • Work on this object began.

1958

  • We acquired this object.

2012

2014

2021

  • You found it!

Textile, Anemone, 1927

This is a Textile. It was designed by Felice Rix-Ueno and manufactured by Wiener Werkstätte. It is dated 1927 and we acquired it in 1958. Its medium is silk and its technique is block printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

The delicate textile designs of Felice Rix-Ueno show the influence of the several trips she made to Japan before relocating to Kyoto with her husband, Japanese architect Isaburo Ueno. She designed textiles, wallcoverings, ceramics, and cloisonné for the Wiener Werkstätte from before World War I until 1930.

This object was donated by Teresa Kilham. It is credited Gift of Teresa Kilham.

Our curators have highlighted 4 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

Its dimensions are

H x W: 33.7 × 93.3 cm (13 1/4 × 36 3/4 in.) Repeat H: 31.8 x 31.1 cm (12 1/2 x 12 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile, Anemone, 1927; Designed by Felice Rix-Ueno (Austrian, 1893–1967, active Japan 1935–1967); Austria; silk; H x W: 33.7 × 93.3 cm (13 1/4 × 36 3/4 in.) Repeat H: 31.8 x 31.1 cm (12 1/2 x 12 1/4 in.); Gift of Teresa Kilham; 1958-88-14

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Making Design.

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18423711/ |title=Textile, Anemone, 1927 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=19 June 2021 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>