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1956

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Window Blind Sample (USA), 1956

This is a Window blind sample. It was designed by Dorothy Wright Liebes. It is dated 1956 and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is synthetic, metallic, wood and its technique is hand woven plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

It is credited Gift of the Estate of Dorothy (Liebes) Morin.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 46 x 117.5 cm (18 1/8 x 46 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Window Blind Sample (USA), 1956; Designed by Dorothy Wright Liebes (American, 1897–1972); synthetic, metallic, wood; H x W: 46 x 117.5 cm (18 1/8 x 46 1/4 in.); Gift of the Estate of Dorothy (Liebes) Morin; 1972-75-9

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