Length of furnishing fabric with bold, large-scale pattern of black palm fronds on yellow ground. Selvedge reads: " 'Papua' Stig Lindberg design NK's Textilekammare Made in Sweden"
About 2000, purchased by Junnaa Wroblewski at an antique shop, Sweden; 2011, sold by Junnaa and Thomi Wroblewski LTD to the MFA. (Accession date: September 21, 2011)
Museum purchase with funds donated by the Textile and Costume Society, Museum of Fine Arts Boston
- Designed by Stig Lindberg, Swedish, 1916–1982
- Fabric manufactured by Nordiska Kompaniet's Textilkammare, Swedish
Length x width: 271.8 x 127 cm (107 x 50 in.)
Medium or Technique
Screen-printed cotton/linen plain weave