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What is this?

Length of printed fabric with an alternating horizontal repeat of a a man driving a combine, surrounded by sheaves of wheat forming a diagonal pattern, in dark red on white.

This is a textile from France. It is dated ca. 1922 and we acquired it in 1934. Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.

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Its medium is

medium: cotton warp, linen weft technique: block printed on plain weave label: block printed cotton warp, linen weft

Its dimensions are

H x W: 134.6 x 120.7 cm (53 x 47 1/2 in.)

This object was produced by Bianchini Ferier, Inc. and designed by Raoul Dufy

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