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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. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

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.)

Eddie Squires was the donor and John Piper was the designer of this object.

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