Textile, Space Walk
This is a Textile. It was designed by Sue Palmer and produced by Warner Fabrics and printed by Stead McAlpin & Co.. It is dated 1969 and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is cotton and its technique is screen printed on plain weave foundation using 7 flat bed screens. It is a part of the Textiles department.
It is credited
Gift of Eddie Squires.
Its dimensions are
Warp x Weft: 250 x 127.5 cm (8 ft. 2 7/16 in. x 50 3/16 in.) Repeat H: 44.5 cm (17 1/2 in.)
It is inscribed
printed along each side; "SPACE WALK: DESIGNED FOR WARNER'S BY SUE THATCHER"
Cite this object as
Textile, Space Walk; Designed by Sue Thatcher Palmer (British, b. 1947); England; cotton; Warp x Weft: 250 x 127.5 cm (8 ft. 2 7/16 in. x 50 3/16 in.) Repeat H: 44.5 cm (17 1/2 in.); Gift of Eddie Squires; 1992-3-10
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.