American Decorative Arts
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Designer: Vera Neumann, American, 1907–1993
Manufacturer: F. Schumacher & Company, American, founded 1889

Length of Fabric, “Happy Leaves” Pattern

probably 1949

Serigraph print on cotton

114 × 38 in. (289.56 × 96.52 cm) Pattern repeat: 26 1/2 in. (67.31 cm)
Gift of F. Schumacher & Co.
1950.744
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Geography: 
Designed in Ossining, New York
Manufactured in New York, New York
Status: 
On view
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), 388, no. 272.

Gretchen Fenston et al., Cocktail Culture: Ritual and Invention in American Fashion, 1920–1980, ed. Joanne Dolan Ingersoll, exh. cat. (Providence, R.I.: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 2011), 127, pl. 72, ill.

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