This is a Textile. It was designed by Jack Lenor Larsen and produced by Jack Lenor Larsen Incorporated. It is dated 1972 and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is silk and its technique is weft ikat. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
Jack Lenor Larsen.
It is credited
Gift of Jack Lenor Larsen.
Its dimensions are
Warp x Weft: 277.5 x 99.7 cm (9 ft. 1 1/4 in. x 39 1/4 in.) selvedge to selvedge Repeat H: 36.8 cm (14 1/2 in.)
It is inscribed
Printed in black in the selvedge: "(X-2) Thai silk, woven in Thailand with 100% pure silk (X-2)
Cite this object as
Textile, Korat; Designed by Jack Lenor Larsen (American, b. 1927); Thailand; silk; Warp x Weft: 277.5 x 99.7 cm (9 ft. 1 1/4 in. x 39 1/4 in.) selvedge to selvedge Repeat H: 36.8 cm (14 1/2 in.); Gift of Jack Lenor Larsen; 1973-54-8