Length of cream cotton printed with border design of rooted plants with insects, beetles, bees, and crickets on brown ground, flanking a central cream panel of rooted plant with dragonfly. Textile features three printed repeats of design. Exposed edges fringed.
Early 1960's, sold by the Folly Cove Workshop, Rockport/Gloucester, MA to Patricia and John Jacoby, Cambridge, MA; 2012, gift of Jacoby to the MFA. (Accession date: March 27, 2013)
Gift of Patricia B. and John B. Jacoby
- Designed by Mary Ann Lash, American, born in 1931
- For Folly Cove Designers, Massachusetts (Gloucester), active 1941–1969
Height x length: 53.3 x 96.5 cm (21 x 38 in.)
Medium or Technique
Block-printed cotton plain weave