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Fragment (Italy), ca. 1960

This is a Fragment. It was designed by Joe Martin. It is dated ca. 1960 and we acquired it in 2000. Its medium is cotton and its technique is screen printed on velvet (plain weave with supplementary warps forming pile). It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of John Nicholson.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 59.7 x 65.4 cm (23 1/2 x 25 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

along edge " STAMPATO A MANO PER Falconetto"

Cite this object as

Fragment (Italy), ca. 1960; Designed by Joe Martin ; cotton; Warp x Weft: 59.7 x 65.4 cm (23 1/2 x 25 3/4 in.); Gift of John Nicholson; 2000-10-6

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