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Tablecloth made of "Tiibet" fabric

Tablecloth made from full loom width, with selvedges and ends turned under. Large-scale pattern of wide royal blue and black bands, split down the center, divided by narrow white horizontal bands. No selvedge markings.


Purchased in Finland by Robert T. and Margaret M. Eskridge, spring or summer of 1958; Gift to the MFA, June 27, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Robert T. and Margaret M. Eskridge to honor and preserve the international significance of Finnish contemporary arts and design, which flourished between 1950 and 1980

Finnish, about 1958 (designed 1953)

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Height x width: 64 1/4 x 49 1/4 in. (163.2 x 125.1 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Screen-printed cotton plain weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Textiles, Printed, silk screen