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Sample (Handbag Material)

A work made of vicose-rayon and wool, cotton, metal foil laminated in cellulose acetate film, nylon cellulose film, and cellulose fibers in cellulose film, plain weave, paired warps.

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  • A work made of vicose-rayon and wool, cotton, metal foil laminated in cellulose acetate film, nylon cellulose film, and cellulose fibers in cellulose film, plain weave, paired warps.

Date:

1958

Artist:

Designed by Dorothy Liebes (American, 1897-1972)
New York, United States

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Dorothy Liebes (Designer)

Title

Sample (Handbag Material)

Place

New York City (Object made in)

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Made 1958

Medium

Vicose-rayon and wool, cotton, metal foil laminated in cellulose acetate film, nylon cellulose film, and cellulose fibers in cellulose film, plain weave, paired warps

Dimensions

18.9 × 17.7 cm (7 3/8 × 7 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Liebes Design, Inc.

Reference Number

1972.1158j

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