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What is this?

Columns of geometric forms resembling paper cutouts, printed in white on light gray, with accents of gold, pink and red. Serged on all sides.

This is a textile sample from United States. It is dated 1954 and we acquired it in 1969. Gift of Alexander H. Girard.

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Its medium is

medium: cotton technique: printed on plain weave

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 61 x 60 cm (24 x 23 5/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Herman Miller Fabrics paper label attached to lower right corner. 100% cotton (poplin) woven in Switzerland

This object was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard

This object was donated by Alexander Hayden Girard

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Textile Sample, Cutout, 1954 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=2 August 2015 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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