Textile, Gabon, 1982
This is a Textile. It was company: Memphis and designed by Nathalie Du Pasquier. It is dated 1982 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is cotton and its technique is discharge printed in 6 colors on bright red on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.
It is credited
Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund.
Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.
Its dimensions are
Warp x Weft: 402.5 x 154 cm (13 ft. 2 7/16 in. x 60 5/8 in.) Repeat H: 79 cm (31 1/8 in.)
It is inscribed
in block letters along both edges. " Nathalie du Pasquier for Memphis - 1982 - Produced in Italy by Rainbow (copyright symbol) ".
Cite this object as
Textile, Gabon, 1982; Company: Memphis (Italy); Italy; cotton; Warp x Weft: 402.5 x 154 cm (13 ft. 2 7/16 in. x 60 5/8 in.) Repeat H: 79 cm (31 1/8 in.); Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund; 1990-31-1