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Textile fragment

Test sample of block printed circular motif with abstract and floral details. Brown and gray pigment on cream silk. Condition: good/fair, sheet creased and puckered.

Provenance

Designed and printed by Brents Carlton (American, 1903-1962)

Credit Line

Gift of Jessie B. Carlton and Carrie Carlton Helser

American, late 1920s

Object Place

United States

Accession Number

1993.912

Medium or Technique

Block-printed silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles