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Sample

Sample

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1920 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bauhaus (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven jute, cellophane and cotton boucle.

  • Museum number:

    T.75-2001

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Woven sample in jute and cellophane and cotton boucle. Natural coloured jute with spaced orange cotton warp woven with alternating natural transparent cellophane and black and white twisted cotton boucle.

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

ca. 1920 (made)

Artist/maker

Bauhaus (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Woven jute, cellophane and cotton boucle.

Dimensions

Length: 8 cm, Width: 15.5 cm

Object history note

Found unnumbered in the collection.

Historical significance: This sample is part of a group of items woven at the Dessau Bauhaus in the 1920s. They are possibly by Gunta Stölzl or worked under her direction.

Descriptive line

Woven sample in jute and cellophane and cotton boucle.

Materials

Jute; Cellophane; Cotton

Techniques

Weaving

Categories

Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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