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Spelunking (From a Curtain)

A work made of cotton, linen, and acetate, weft face of warp-float satin weave; screen printed.

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  • A work made of cotton, linen, and acetate, weft face of warp-float satin weave; screen printed.

Date:

c. 1952

Artist:

Designed by Eva Lisa (Pipsan) Saarinen Swanson (American, born Finland, 1905–1979)
Printed by Edwin Raphael Co.
United States, Michigan, Holland

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Eva Lisa Saarien Swanson, (Pipsan) (Designer)

Title

Spelunking (From a Curtain)

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1942–1962

Medium

Cotton, linen, and acetate, weft face of warp-float satin weave; screen printed

Dimensions

a: 141.2 × 127 cm (55 1/2 × 50 in.) b: 139 × 63.8 cm (54 3/4 × 25 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Hooper Truettner

Reference Number

1982.1469a-b

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