Trains

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Catalogue Status
Research in Progress
Description
Divided into four sections with black and white scene of train station. Top left has a train/trolley in color and the bottom right corner show colored motifs. Thin linework used to create perspective with bold outlines for emphasis of architecture.
Credit Line
Gift of Harvey Smith
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
1949
Accession Number
1968-135-90
Designer
Saul Steinberg, American, b. Romania, 1914–1999
Manufacturer
Piazza Prints Inc., New York, NY, founded 1946
made in
New York, USA
Medium
Medium: silk Technique: screen printed on plain weave using eight screens Label: screen-printed silk
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Type
printed, dyed & painted textiles
Object Name
Scarf
Type
Scarf