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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"

Provenance

MFA purchase from Cora Gingsburg, LLC on January 24, 2007.

Credit Line

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

American, 1930s

Dimensions

Height x width: 85 x 42 in. (215.9 x 106.7 cm)

Accession Number

2007.42

Medium or Technique

Block printed cotton plain weave; lined with cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles, Printed, block