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Curtain

A work made of linen and cotton, strips of: plain weave; plain weave with bands of weft floats; plain weave and alternating weft-float weave; plain weave, open work with crossed wefts; and plain weave, open work with knotted weft wrapping; joined with cotton, crochet and crocheted borders.
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  • A work made of linen and cotton, strips of: plain weave; plain weave with bands of weft floats; plain weave and alternating weft-float weave; plain weave, open work with crossed wefts; and plain weave, open work with knotted weft wrapping; joined with cotton, crochet and crocheted borders.

Date:

1889/90

Artist:

Designed by Elise Grill (German, active c. 1889–1890)
Germany

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Elise Grill (Weaver)

Title

Curtain

Origin

Germany

Date

Made 1889–1890

Medium

Linen and cotton, strips of: plain weave; plain weave with bands of weft floats; plain weave and alternating weft-float weave; plain weave, open work with crossed wefts; and plain weave, open work with knotted weft wrapping; joined with cotton, crochet and crocheted borders

Dimensions

86.5 × 89 cm (34 × 35 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Anna Grill

Reference Number

1954.221

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