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

Summary:
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.
Description:
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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