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Wall Hanging - John Rodriquez, Brown Abstract Design, circa 1965-1975 Object Reg. No: HT 12396

Wall Hanging, abstract Scandinavian style on heavy natural linen, circa 1960s. Designed by John Rodriquez, an influential Australian textile designer from the 1950s to 1970s. Screen printed by hand.
Abstract Scandinavian style black, burnt orange, brown on heavy natural linen.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Patricia Rodriquez, 2006
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 1500 mm (Height), 600 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: textiles, fabric designs, handcrafts, screen printing, textile manufacturing, innovation design
Themes this item is part of: John Rodriquez Textile Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Printmaking
Tertiary Classification: textiles
Inscriptions: Text: Rodriquez.
Artist: John Rodriquez, Prahran, Victoria, Australia, 1965-1975
Place & Date Made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1965-1975
References: Photocopies of old issues of Home Beautiful which display John's fabric designs have been offered by the donor.
Newspaper cuttings showing clothes made from Rodriquez-designed fabrics.

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