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1915

  • Work on this object began.

1925

  • Work on this object ended.

1938

  • We acquired this object.

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Textile (France), ca. 1920

This is a textile. It was designed by Herman A. Elsberg. It is dated ca. 1920 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk and its technique is plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Unknown. It is credited Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg.

Its dimensions are

H x W (a): 99.3 x 40.1 cm (39 1/8 x 15 13/16 in.) H x W (m): 3.2 x 10.8 cm (1 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Labeled: #2784 Moiré Rayure Viminal.

Cite this object as

Textile (France), ca. 1920; Designed by Herman A. Elsberg ((American, 1869–1938)); silk; H x W (a): 99.3 x 40.1 cm (39 1/8 x 15 13/16 in.) H x W (m): 3.2 x 10.8 cm (1 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.); Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg; 1938-82-53-a/m

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