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1950

  • Work on this object began.

1956

  • We acquired this object.

1960

  • Work on this object ended.

2015

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Textile, Caligraphy, ca. 1955

This is a Textile. It was made for Boris Kroll Fabrics Inc.. It is dated ca. 1955 and we acquired it in 1956. Its medium is cotton and its technique is screen-printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 71.1 x 135 cm (28 x 53 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile, Caligraphy, ca. 1955; Made for Boris Kroll Fabrics Inc. ; USA; cotton; H x W: 71.1 x 135 cm (28 x 53 1/8 in.); 1956-134-2

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