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Wall Hanging - John Rodriquez, Girl & Flowers,1965-1975 Reg. No: HT 12402
- Wall hanging featuring design of girl wearing a Spanish-style hat, surrounded by flowers. Designed by John Rodriquez, an influential Australian textile designer from the 1950s to 1970s. Screen printed by hand around the late 1960s to early 1970.
- Wall hanging screen printed with a design of girl wearing a Spanish-style hat, surrounded by flower, in lime, teal and navy. A wooden rod secures the hanging at top and bottom. A hanging string is fixed to the top rod.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Ms Patricia Rodriquez, 2006
|Dimensions:||620 mm (Height), 360 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||textiles, fabric designs, handcrafts, screen printing, textile manufacturing|
|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|
|Inscriptions:||Text: 'Rodriquez' printed in lower right corner.|
|Artist:||John Rodriquez, Prahran, Victoria, Australia, 1965-1975|
|Place & Date Made:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1965-1975|
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.