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

Summary:
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.
Description:
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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