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<em>Moby Dick</em> silk scarf designed by Rockwell Kent, 1947, from the Rockwell Kent papers, [circa 1840]-1993, bulk 1935-1961

Moby Dick silk scarf designed by Rockwell Kent, 1947

Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971

Item Information

Title: Moby Dick silk scarf designed by Rockwell Kent

Date: 1947

Physical Details: 1 artifact ; 87 x 87 cm.

Description: Scarf designed by Rockwell Kent for the Associated American Artists.

Motif in two shades of brown of whales and ships, similar to illustrations done by Kent for an edition of Herman Melville's Moby Dick.

Date is based on a letter from Kent describing these scarves dated 1947 Dec. 3 (cataloged as item 15323).

Creator: Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971

Forms part of: Rockwell Kent papers, [circa 1840]-1993, bulk 1935-1961

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Moby Dick silk scarf designed by Rockwell Kent, 1947. Rockwell Kent papers, [circa 1840]-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 14841