Panel depicting scenes of modern American country life including vignettes showing figures working, playing sports, and dining. Labeled: "Designed by Ruth Reeves for W. & J. Sloane"
MFA purchase from Cora Gingsburg, LLC on January 24, 2007.
Alice J. Morse Fund, Lucy A. Morse Fund in memory of Kate Morse, and Helen Carpenter Moseley Fund
The American Scene Textile
Length of furnishing fabric
- Designed by Ruth Reeves, American, 1892–1966
Height x width: 85 x 42 in. (215.9 x 106.7 cm)
Medium or Technique
Block printed cotton plain weave; lined with cotton plain weave