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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Designer: Walter Mitschke, American, born Germany, 1886–1972
Manufacturer: H.R. Mallinson & Co., American, 1915–1936

“Ute Tribe” Silk, “American Indian” series

Spring 1928

Printed plain weave silk

Each: 51 x 19 in. (129.54 x 48.26 cm.), 15 in. repeat
Gift of Andrew Drabkin, B.A. 2001, and Brian Hughes, B.A. 2000
2010.90.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th Century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Manufactured in New York, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Cora Ginsburg, LLC, New York, New York, 2010; purchased by Andrew Drabkin and Brian Hughes, New Haven, Conn., 2010

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), 241–42, no. 165.

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2011.pdf (accessed March 1, 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.