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Portiere

A work made of cotton and rayon plain weaves linoleum-block printed with printing ink or paint; wooden rings.

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  • A work made of cotton and rayon plain weaves linoleum-block printed with printing ink or paint; wooden rings.

Date:

c. 1938

Artist:

Made by Jessie McCoig (American, born Canada, 1904-2005) and Wendell Volk (American, 1884-1953)
Center Lovell, Maine, United States

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Jessie McCoig

Title

Portiere

Origin

Maine

Date

Made 1928–1948

Medium

Cotton and rayon plain weaves linoleum-block printed with printing ink or paint; wooden rings

Dimensions

219.4 × 237.5 cm (86 3/8 × 93 1/2 in.) rings: 8.3 cm dia. (3 1/4 in. dia.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by the Textile Society

Reference Number

2017.76

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