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Flight and Escape (Furnishing Fabric)

A work made of linen, plain weave; screen printed.

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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; screen printed.

Date:

1950/55

Artist:

Designed by Elsie Krummeck (American, 1913-1999)
Produced by L. Anton Maix Fabrics
United States, New York, New York

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Elsie Krummeck (Designer)

Title

Flight and Escape (Furnishing Fabric)

Place

New York City (Object made in)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1950–1955

Medium

Linen, plain weave; screen printed

Inscriptions

Inscription (on left selvage): "FLIGHT" "ESCAPE" by Elsie Krummeck PAT. REP. 27 Inches; (on right selvage): L. ANTON MAIX FABRICS NEW YORK CITY ©

Dimensions

88.3 × 140 cm (34 3/4 × 55 1/8 in.); Repeat: 68 × 81 cm (26 3/4 × 31 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Christa C. Mayer Thurman Textile Endowment

Reference Number

1996.487

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