American Decorative Arts
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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
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Designer: Angelo Testa, 1921–1984
Manufacturer: Angelo Testa & Company, American, 1947–1984

Length of Fabric, “IBM Disks” Pattern

1952–56

Linen silk-screened in red and black

52 x 51in. (132.08 x 129.54 cm)
Gift of family, colleagues, and friends in memory of Florence M. Montgomery
2006.145.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Manufactured in Chicago, Illinois
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Estate of Angelo Testa; Rago Arts and Auction Center, Lambertville, N.J., June 6, 2000, lot 114; purchased by Gary Snyder, New York, 2000; purchased by Cora Ginsburg, LLC, New York, 2000-2006

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2006–June 30, 2007,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 205–6, ill.

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 402–403, no. 287.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.