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1952

  • Work on this object began.

1957

  • Work on this object ended.

1994

  • We acquired this object.

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Textile, Gay Facade

This is a Textile. It was designed by John Hull and made for Associated American Artists. It is dated 1952–1957 and we acquired it in 1994. Its medium is cotton and its technique is screen printed on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Edward Stern.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 190.5 × 90.2 cm (6 ft. 3 in. × 35 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile, Gay Facade; Designed by John Hull ; USA; cotton; H x W: 190.5 × 90.2 cm (6 ft. 3 in. × 35 1/2 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. Edward Stern; 1994-38-8

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