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Sample, Double Triangles, 1952

This is a Sample. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard and manufactured by American Art Textile Printing Company, Inc. and produced by Herman Miller Textiles. It is dated 1952 and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is 52% linen, 48% cotton and its technique is 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.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 30.5 x 31 cm (12 x 12 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Paper label attached to bottom right corner. HERMAN MILLER FABRICS

Cite this object as

Sample, Double Triangles, 1952; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); Belgium; 52% linen, 48% cotton; Warp x Weft: 30.5 x 31 cm (12 x 12 3/16 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-161

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