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Textile, L'Eau (Water), 1925

This is a textile. It was designed by Yvonne Clarinval and manufactured by Tassinari & Chatel. It is dated 1925 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is warp: mercerized cotton? weft: viscose rayon and its technique is compound satin weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Unknown. It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 201.9 x 130.2 cm (79 1/2 x 51 1/4 in.)

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Textile, L'Eau (Water), 1925. warp: mercerized cotton? weft: viscose rayon. Gift of Anonymous Donor. 1931-1-1.

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