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

Object Timeline



  • Work on this object began.


  • We acquired this object.




  • You found it!

Textile, Hibiscus, 1989

This is a Textile. It was designed by Karl Vogelsang and made by Heberlein Textildruck AG and made for Interieur International Indecors. It is dated 1989 and we acquired it in 1990. Its technique is rotary screen printed in 14 colors on 4&1 satin foundation. described by manufacturer as "reserve (resist) printing in combination with one color of mother-of-pearl.". It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Heberlein Textildruck AG and catalogued by Gillian Moss. It is credited Gift of Heberlein Textildruck.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 304 x 140 cm (9 ft. 11 11/16 in. x 55 1/8 in.) Repeat H: 89.5 cm (35 1/4 in.)

It is inscribed

left selvedge; 12 registration circles, care symbols, 100% BAUMWOLLE, arrow and 'COLLECTION INTERIEUR"

Cite this object as

Textile, Hibiscus, 1989; Designed by Karl Vogelsang (German, 1932 - 2006); Switzerland; Warp x Weft: 304 x 140 cm (9 ft. 11 11/16 in. x 55 1/8 in.) Repeat H: 89.5 cm (35 1/4 in.); Gift of Heberlein Textildruck; 1990-132-2

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, Hibiscus, 1989 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=24 March 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>