Glasägget (Glass Egg) (Sample of Drapery Fabric from the Skyttelvägen (Shuttleway) Collection)

A work made of linen, wool and fiberglass, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts and self-patterned by areas of main warp and ground weft floats.

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  • A work made of linen, wool and fiberglass, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts and self-patterned by areas of main warp and ground weft floats.

Date:

1948

Artist:

Designed by Astrid Sampe (Swedish, 1909-2002)
Marketed by Nordiska Kompaniet’s Textilkammare
Produced by Almedahls AB
Sweden, Dalsjöfors

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Artist

Astrid Sampe

Title

Glasägget (Glass Egg) (Sample of Drapery Fabric from the Skyttelvägen (Shuttleway) Collection)

Origin

Sweden

Date

1948

Medium

Linen, wool and fiberglass, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts and self-patterned by areas of main warp and ground weft floats

Dimensions

27.5 x 21.4 cm (10 7/8 x 8 1/2 in.) Repeat: 4.8 x 4.5 cm (1 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Astrid Sampe

Reference Number

1986.369

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