See more objects with the color silver dimgrey dimgrey sienna darkseagreen 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 (USA), 1930s

This is a Textile. It was student at The Educational Alliance and made by A. Nedby. It is dated 1930s and we acquired it in 1976. Its medium is cotton and its technique is hand screen printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Estate of Ella Ostrowsky. It is credited Gift of the Estate of Ella Ostrowsky.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 177.2 x 87.9 cm (69 3/4 x 34 5/8 in.) Repeat H x W: 50.5 x 39.4 cm (19 7/8 x 15 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

On back: A. Nedboy 10 Yrs.

Cite this object as

Textile (USA), 1930s; Made by A. Nedby (American); cotton; H x W: 177.2 x 87.9 cm (69 3/4 x 34 5/8 in.) Repeat H x W: 50.5 x 39.4 cm (19 7/8 x 15 1/2 in.); Gift of the Estate of Ella Ostrowsky; 1976-98-33-a

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= |title=Textile (USA), 1930s |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=17 August 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>