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Fragment (Carpet)

A work made of cotton and wool, plain weave with three-color supplementary pile warps forming uncut solid velvet.

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  • A work made of cotton and wool, plain weave with three-color supplementary pile warps forming uncut solid velvet.

Date:

1901/50

Artist:

Designed by Richard Riemerschmid (German, 1868–1957)
Possibly produced by Deutsche Werkstätte
Germany, Munich

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Richard Riemerschmid (Designer)

Title

Fragment (Carpet)

Place

Munich (Object made in)

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Made 1901–1950

Medium

Cotton and wool, plain weave with three-color supplementary pile warps forming uncut solid velvet

Dimensions

33 × 14.5 cm (13 × 5 3/4 in.); Repeat: 2 × 2 cm (3/4 × 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Albrecht Widmann

Reference Number

1988.493.1

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