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1930

  • Work on this object began.

1939

  • Work on this object ended.

1976

  • We acquired this object.

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Textile (USA), 1930s

This is a Textile. It was made by Unknown. It is dated 1930s and we acquired it in 1976. Its medium is cotton and its technique is hand screen printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of the Estate of Ella Ostrowsky.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 217.5 x 86.4 cm (85 5/8 x 34 in.) Repeat H x W: 25.7 x 35.9 cm (10 1/8 x 14 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Silk screened in lower right corner: Designed by (blank) Instructor George Cohen N.Y.C. Art Project (screen printed in lower right corner)

Cite this object as

Textile (USA), 1930s; Made by Unknown ; cotton; H x W: 217.5 x 86.4 cm (85 5/8 x 34 in.) Repeat H x W: 25.7 x 35.9 cm (10 1/8 x 14 1/8 in.); Gift of the Estate of Ella Ostrowsky; 1976-98-3-a

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