See more objects with the color dimgrey grey dimgrey grey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • Work on this object began.


  • Work on this object ended.


  • We acquired this object.




  • You found it!

Textile, Capriccio, 1950–55

This is a Textile. It was designed by Sara Provan and made by Konwiser, Inc.. It is dated 1950–55 and we acquired it in 1956. Its medium is linen and its technique is screen printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Konwiser, Inc.. It is credited Gift of Konwiser, Inc..

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 225 x 130 cm (7 ft. 4 9/16 in. x 51 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile, Capriccio, 1950–55; Designed by Sara Provan (American, 1917–1993); USA; linen; Warp x Weft: 225 x 130 cm (7 ft. 4 9/16 in. x 51 3/16 in.); Gift of Konwiser, Inc.; 1956-151-1

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

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

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Textile, Capriccio, 1950–55 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=14 July 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>