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Sample, Ribbons

This is a Sample. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard and produced by Herman Miller Textiles and manufactured by American Art Textile Printing Company, Inc.. It is dated 1957 and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is 81% cotton, 19% polyester and its technique is screen printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Alexander Hayden Girard. It is credited Gift of Alexander H. Girard.

  • Poster, Divisumma
  • offset lithograph on white wove paper.
  • Museum purchase through gift of James A. Lapides and from General....
  • 2009-1-1

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 59.1 × 61 cm (23 1/4 × 24 in.)

It has the following markings

2 Herman Miller Textiles paper labels attached to lower right corner.

Cite this object as

Sample, Ribbons; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); 81% cotton, 19% polyester; H x W: 59.1 × 61 cm (23 1/4 × 24 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-63

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