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Frank Lloyd Wright textile design studies, [ca. 1955]

Frank Lloyd Wright textile design studies, [ca. 1955]

Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959

Designer, Architect

Collection Information

Size: 8 items.

Summary: Studies for textile designs from the Taliesin West workshop, designed by Wright and executed by Ling Po, fellow at Taliesin under Wright. The designs were subsequently licensed by Wright to Schumacher & Company, a fabric house, for mass production as part of the "Taliesin Line," although these specific designs were never fabricated.

Biographical/Historical Note

Architect, designer; Illinois, Wisconsin and Arizona.

Provenance

Donated 1961 by Schumacher and Company via Rene Carillo, director of merchandising. Slides of the designs are located in the slide file cabinet. Several slides do not exist for certain images.There is also a CD of images 1, 2 and 8.

Additional Forms Available

Color slides available at AAA's Washington, D.C. office.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Frank Lloyd Wright textile design studies, [ca. 1955]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.