American Decorative Arts
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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
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Designer: Virginia Lee Burton Demetrios, American, 1909–1968
Manufacturer: F. Schumacher & Company, American, founded 1889

Length of Fabric, “Finnish Hop” Pattern

designed 1943, manufactured 1946

Cotton and Aralac

52 1/2 x 35 in. (133.35 x 88.9 cm)
Gift of Justin Scott Zaremby, B.A. 2003, Ph.D. 2007, J.D. 2010
2009.185.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Designed in Cape Ann, Massachusetts
Manufactured in New York
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Giles Kotcher, Somerville, Mass., by 2000, purchased by Cora Ginsburg LLC, New York, 2000-2009; purchased by Justin Scott Zaremby, New Haven, Conn., 2009

Bibliography: 

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), 396–97, no. 281.

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2010.pdf (accessed 2012).

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.