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Textile, Flyer, 1987

This is a textile. It was designed by Carolyn Ray and company: Carolyn Ray Inc. and made by Heberlein Textildruck AG. It is dated 1987 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is cotton and its technique is screen printed using fiber reactive dyes on 4&1 satin weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was catalogued by lm. It is credited Gift of Carolyn Ray Inc..

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 276.2 x 139.7 cm (9 ft. 3/4 in. x 55 in.) Vertical offset repeat H x W: 51.5 x 33 cm (20 1/4 x 13 in.)

It is inscribed

On the un-printed strip on one selvedge: " "FLYER" COPYRIGHT c 1987 BY CAROLYN RAY created by Carolyn Ray adapted dy Dana Gorner"

Cite this object as

Textile, Flyer, 1987. cotton. Gift of Carolyn Ray Inc.. 1988-91-5.

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