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1970

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1993

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Hanging, Weft Face

This is a Hanging. It was designed by Trude Guermonprez. It is dated 1970 and we acquired it in 1993. Its technique is warp face woven, dyed. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Eric and Sylvia Elsesser. It is credited Gift of Mr. Eric and Mrs. Sylvia Elsesser, The Trude Guermonprez Archives.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 91.4 x 45.7 cm (36 x 18 in.)

It is inscribed

Handwritten hanging cardboard tags: 1. "'WEFT FACE' 1970 TRUDE GUERMONPREZ" 2. "WEFT FACE TRUDE GUERMONPREZ"

Cite this object as

Hanging, Weft Face; Designed by Trude Guermonprez (American, b. Germany, 1910–1976); USA; Warp x Weft: 91.4 x 45.7 cm (36 x 18 in.); Gift of Mr. Eric and Mrs. Sylvia Elsesser, The Trude Guermonprez Archives; 1993-121-37

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