Book, Decorative Arts: Official Catalog Department of Fine Arts Division of Decorative Arts Golden Gate International Exposition, San Francisco, 1939, 1939
This is a Book.
In the catalog for the exposition, Mergentime’s Americana is in the upper right corner of page 97 for the section on Modern Textiles (caption information is on page 98). In the introduction to the section, textile designer Dorothy Liebes writes that the purpose of this collection was to show “the remarkable technical and aesthetic achievement in textiles . . . the stress is rather more on the hand techniques, which in turn inspires and suggests future possibilities for the machine.”
It is credited
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 25.4 × 19.6 × 1 cm (10 in. × 7 11/16 in. × 3/8 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Tablescapes: Designs for Dining.