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Design for a hanging
  • Design for a hanging
    Stölzl, Gunta, born 1897 - died 1983
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Design for a hanging

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    1927 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Stölzl, Gunta, born 1897 - died 1983 (maker)
    Bauhaus (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour, pencil, ink and gouache

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case T, shelf 32, box B

Physical description

Design for a woven hanging in black, white and grey geometric patterns with touches of red

Place of Origin

Germany (made)


1927 (made)


Stölzl, Gunta, born 1897 - died 1983 (maker)
Bauhaus (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

watercolour, pencil, ink and gouache


Height: 239 mm, Width: 228 mm

Descriptive line

Gunta Stölzl. Design for a geometric black, grey and white wall hanging. German, 1927.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

John Murdoch and Susan Lambert, Summary Catalogue of Textile Designs 1840-1985 in the V. & A. Museum and colour microfiche, Surrey: Emmett Microform, 1986
Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1969


Watercolour; Pencil; Gouache; Ink


Watercolour drawing


Textiles; Designs; Drawings; Wall coverings


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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