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Length of furnishing fabric: Fibra

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Off-white linen, screen-printed in large-scale design of stylized loom heddles in navy blue, bright blue, aqua and green. Printed in selvedge: "'Fibra' designed by Eszter Haraszty for Knoll Textiles-Hand Printed" and "Good Design" award symbol [awarded by MoMA, NY].

Provenance

Purchased via internet auction from Janet Parvolo, Hicksville, NY, by Susan Ward, February 2002; Purchased by the MFA, March 20, 2002

Credit Line

Alice J. Morse Fund

Copyright

All images courtesy of Knoll, Inc.

American, about 1950

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Overall: 132.1 x 228.6cm (52 x 90in.)

Accession Number

2002.77

Medium or Technique

Screen-printed linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles