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1926

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1931

  • Work on this object ended.

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  • We acquired this object.

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Textile (Germany)

This is a Textile. It was designed by Ruth Hildegard Geyer-Raack. We acquired it in 1962. Its medium is linen and its technique is printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Week series in a post titled A Modern Flat Floral.

Cite this object as

Textile (Germany); Designed by Ruth Hildegard Geyer-Raack (German, 1894 - 1975); linen; 1962-18-1

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