Please don't steal our images, yeah?

What is this?

Grid of narrrow vertical rectangles, each filled with abstract painterly designs, some resembling fish, in brown, grays, teal blues, greens, yellow, orange and red on a tan ground.

This is a printed textile from United Kingdom. It is dated 1955–56 and we acquired it in 1992. Gift of Eddie Squires.

ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ This object is currently resting in our storage facility.

Its medium is

medium: cotton technique: screen printed on plain weave

Its dimensions are

H x W: 106 x 90.2 cm (41 3/4 x 35 1/2 in.)

This object was printed by David Whitehead Ltd. and designed by John Piper

This object was donated by Eddie Squires

A timeline of event horizons

See more stuff from the Textiles department.

Do you have your own photos of this object? Are they online somewhere, like Flickr or Instagram? Or have you created a 3D model of one of our objects in SketchUp or Thingiverse? If so then then tag them with ch:object=18639515 and we will connect ours to yours!

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Printed Textile (England), 1955–56 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=29 July 2015 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

If you would like to tell us more about an object or have found an error in an object record, please fill out this form. Objects that are slated to be on display when the museum re-opens in 2014 are being given priority but all corrections are welcomed!