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Length of furnishing fabric: Coquelicot

Hot pink cotton velvet printed with an all-over pattern of oversized red and orange poppies and yellow wheat sheaves rendered in a graphic, Pop Art style. Selvedge reads "Ken Scott Coquelicot."

Provenance

Purchased from Arrow Gallery, Chicago by Giles Kotcher, November 2002; Gift to the MFA, June 25, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Giles Kotcher

Italian, about 1965–75

  • Designed by Ken Scott, American (worked in Italy), born in 1918
Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Overall: 228.6 x 129.5 cm (90 x 51 in.)

Accession Number

2003.334

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton velvet (velveteen)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles