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Silkkikuikka (Great Crested Grebe) (Furnishing Fabric)

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

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

Date:

1961

Artist:

Designed by Maija Isola (Finnish, 1927–2001)
Produced by Marimekko Oy (Founded 1951)
Finland, Helsinki

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artists

Maija Isola (Designer) , Marimekko Oy (Producer)

Title

Silkkikuikka (Great Crested Grebe) (Furnishing Fabric)

Places

Helsinki (Object made in), Finland (Object made in), Scandinavia (Object made in), Europe (Object made in)

Date

Patented 1961

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; screen printed

Inscriptions

Inscription (on right selvage): © MARIMEKKO OY 1961 SUOMI FINLAND / MARIMEKKO © MAIJA ISOLA "SILKKIKUIKKA"

Dimensions

336 × 137.9 cm (132 1/4 × 54 1/4 in.) Warp repeat: 251.7 cm (99 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marimekko, Inc.

Reference Number

1980.134

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