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Fragment, La Jungle

This is a Fragment. It is dated ca. 1914 and we acquired it in 1989. Its medium is cotton and its technique is screen printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Titi Halle. It is credited Gift of Mary Halle.

  • Textile, Elephants
  • patterned weave, jacquard loom; silk.
  • Lent by The Cleveland Museum of Art, Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund, 1926.557.
  • 48.2016.17

Its dimensions are

H x W: 38.7 x 63.5 cm (15 1/4 x 25 in.) Repeat H: 29.2 x 30.5 cm (11 1/2 x 12 in.)

It is inscribed

"La Jungle" de Raoul DUFY (Esquisse exclusive) (printed in selvedge)

Cite this object as

Fragment, La Jungle; France; cotton; H x W: 38.7 x 63.5 cm (15 1/4 x 25 in.) Repeat H: 29.2 x 30.5 cm (11 1/2 x 12 in.); Gift of Mary Halle; 1989-74-1

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