Textile (USA), 1930s
This is a Textile. It was made by S. Kahn and student of J. Rohn and student at The Educational Alliance and made for The Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project. 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.
This object was
Estate of Ella Ostrowsky.
It is credited
Gift of the Estate of Ella Ostrowsky.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 98.4 x 94.9 cm (38 3/4 x 37 3/8 in.) Repeat H x W: 28.6 x 21 cm (11 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)
It is inscribed
In ink on front: "Designed by S. Kahn, Age 13, Instructor: J. Rohn, Feral Art Projects, The Educational Alliance.
Cite this object as
Textile (USA), 1930s; Student of J. Rohn (American); cotton; H x W: 98.4 x 94.9 cm (38 3/4 x 37 3/8 in.) Repeat H x W: 28.6 x 21 cm (11 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.); Gift of the Estate of Ella Ostrowsky; 1976-98-34