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Wall Hanging - John Rodriquez, Child's Growth Chart, 1970s Object Reg. No: HT 12411

Child's growth chart in the form of a wall hanging, 1970s. Designed by John Rodriquez, an influential Australian textile designer from the 1950s to 1970s. Screen printed by hand.
Child's growth chart featuring children, animals and flowers. Dark brown, khaki and white on orange,
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Ms Patricia Rodriquez, 2006
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 980 mm (Height), 270 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
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Printmaking
Tertiary Classification: textiles
Inscriptions: Text, front: hand printed in Australia by Rodriquez.
Tag, reverse: hand printed in/melbourne australia/BY Rodriquez.
Artist: John Rodriquez, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970s
Place & Date Made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970s
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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