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Length of furnishing fabric: Shapes

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White ground printed with whimsical designs of objects (birdcage, keys, unicycle, cognac glass, horn, umbrella, hourglass, and binoculars) and elongated kidney shapes in reds, brown, and beige. Label: "A Roomaker Fabric - Raymond Loewy Original - Shapes U.M.andM. inc 1954"

Provenance

Private collection, California; Purchased by Giles Kotcher, about 1998; Purchased by the MFA, June 24, 1998.

Credit Line

Mary L. Smith Fund

American, 1954

Dimensions

248.9 x 116.8 cm (98 x 46 in.)

Accession Number

1998.94

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles