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1985

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1988

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Textile, Vyohyke

This is a Textile. It was designed by Inka Kivalo and company: Marimekko Oy. It is dated 1985 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is cotton and its technique is screen printed on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 306 x 147.5 cm (10 ft. 1/2 in. x 58 1/16 in.) Repeat H: 278.5 x 142 cm (9 ft. 1 5/8 in. x 55 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed on one un-patterned margin: " MARIMEKKO R INKA KIVALO "VYOHYKE" c MARIMEKKO OY 1985 SUOMI-FINLAND 100% CO "

Cite this object as

Textile, Vyohyke; Company: Marimekko Oy (Finland); Finland; cotton; Warp x Weft: 306 x 147.5 cm (10 ft. 1/2 in. x 58 1/16 in.) Repeat H: 278.5 x 142 cm (9 ft. 1 5/8 in. x 55 7/8 in.); 1988-110-4

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