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

Object Timeline

1963

  • Work on this object began.

1973

  • We acquired this object.

2007

2012

2019

  • You found it!

Textile, Tropic of Capricorn, 1963

This is a Textile. It was designed by Anthony Ballatore. It is dated 1963 and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is cotton and its technique is hand screen printed. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Jack Lenor Larsen.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 330.8 x 142.2 cm (10 ft. 10 1/4 in. x 56 in.) selvedge to selvedge Repeat H x W: 92.1 x 123.8 cm (36 1/4 x 48 3/4 in.) straight repeat

Cite this object as

Textile, Tropic of Capricorn, 1963; Designed by Anthony Ballatore (American,1934–2012); USA; cotton; Warp x Weft: 330.8 x 142.2 cm (10 ft. 10 1/4 in. x 56 in.) selvedge to selvedge Repeat H x W: 92.1 x 123.8 cm (36 1/4 x 48 3/4 in.) straight repeat; Gift of Jack Lenor Larsen; 1973-54-3

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

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=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18481933/ |title=Textile, Tropic of Capricorn, 1963 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=22 February 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>