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Length of furnishing fabric

Gray, blue, yellow, and orange rectangles within which are drawings of children, flowers, and houses. Printed along bottom: "The Educational Alliance/Instructor Ray Euffa/Designed by Sarah Honchman Age 11/Federal Art Project."

Provenance

March 2003, purchased by Junnaa and Thomi Wroblewski, London at the Pier Show in New York City; purchased from the Wroblewskis by the MFA (Accession date: May 19, 2010)

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

American, 1938

  • Fabric designed by Sarah Hochman, American, born in 1927
  • Pupil(s) of Ray Euffa, Russian (active in the United States) 1904–1977
Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Length x width: 198.1 x 85.1 cm (78 x 33 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2010.329

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles