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Length of furnishing fabric

Red, pink, yellow, and blue textile with repeating scene of a house situated next to a lake with a boat and canoe in it. Printed at bottom: "Designed by S. Snyder Age 10 Instructor R. Euffa Federal Art Project The Educational Alliance."

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 by S. Snyder, American, born in 1928
  • Pupil(s) of Ray Euffa, Russian (active in the United States) 1904–1977
Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Length x width: 200.7 x 86.4 cm (79 x 34 in.)

Accession Number

2010.330

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles