Drawing, "Textile Design: Diomedes", 1919 Brush and gouache, black ink, graphite on cream paper. Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds. 1988-62-620.
What is this?
Pair of stylized green leaves, arranged within in a diamond-shaped yellowish background, formed by crossed diagonal black lines (on the yellow background). At left, the tip of green leaf suggests the pattern repeat.
This object has been included in the following exhibitions:
- Glass of the Avant-Garde: From Vienna Secession to Bauhaus, Tuesday, August 21, 2001 - Sunday, March 31, 2002
- The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource, Tuesday, March 26, 1991 - Sunday, August 30, 1992