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Textile length

Length of furnishing fabric with a dense repeating pattern of butterflies, rendered in a psychedelic, graphic style in intense hues of aqua, yellow, and hot pink.


About 2000, purchased by Junnaa Wroblewski at an antiques fair, California; 2011, sold by Junnaa and Thomi Wroblewski LTD to the MFA. (Accession date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund

American, about 1970


Length x width: 309.9 x 115.6 cm (122 x 45 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Screen-printed cotton/poly plain weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts