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Textile, Origami Pleat

This is a Textile. It was designed by Reiko Sudo. It is dated 2002–03 and we acquired it in 2004. Its medium is polyester and its technique is pleated, transfer printed, permanently pressed. It is a part of the Textiles department.


It is credited Gift of the Nuno Corporation.

  • Bowl (Brazil)
  • stainless steel, diamond.
  • Gift of H. Stern.
  • 2007-47-1

Our curators have highlighted 9 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Textile, Papillon
  • synthetic fiber, color transfer paper.
  • Gift of Anonymous Donor.
  • 2006-14-8
  • Textile, Mica
  • polyester yarn (weft), polyester slit film (warp).
  • Gift of The Museum of Modern Art, courtesy of the designer.
  • 2002-17-3

Its dimensions are

H x W: 553.7 x 94 cm (18 ft. 2 in. x 37 in.) Other (folded width): 7.6 cm (3 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile, Origami Pleat; Designed by Reiko Sudo (Japanese, b. 1953); Japan; polyester; H x W: 553.7 x 94 cm (18 ft. 2 in. x 37 in.) Other (folded width): 7.6 cm (3 in.); Gift of the Nuno Corporation; 2004-18-1

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