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Carpet Fragment

A work made of hemp, jute, and wool, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "ghiordes knots".

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  • A work made of hemp, jute, and wool, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "ghiordes knots".

Date:

1900/10

Artist:

Designed by Koloman Moser (Austrian, 1868–1918)
Produced by Johan Backhausen & Söhne
Austria, Vienna

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Artist

Koloman (Kolo) Moser (Designer)

Title

Carpet Fragment

Origin

Vienna

Date

Made 1900–1910

Medium

Hemp, jute, and wool, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "Ghiordes knots"

Dimensions

131.5 × 70 cm (51 3/4 × 27 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Alexander Demond Fund; Royalties from Perfect-Fit Industries and The Warner Fund; Textile Purchase Fund

Reference Number

1984.88

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