Tablecloth, "Petit Dejeuner" Pattern Designer: Ruth Reeves (American, 1892–1966)

1928–30

American Decorative Arts

Not on view
Medium

Linen

Dimensions

59 5/8 × 41 9/16 in. (151.5 × 105.5 cm)

Credit Line

John P. Axelrod Collection, B.A. 1968

Accession Number

1995.49.10

Culture
Period

20th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Ruth Reeves, New Delhi, by 1966; transferred to the Estate of Ruth Reeves, New York, 1966-86; purchased by John P. Axelrod, Boston 1986-95
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), 124–25, no. 75
  • "Acquisitions, January 1994–December 1995," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1995–96), 140
  • Alastair Duncan, American Art Deco (New York: Thames and Hudson, 1986), 141, ill
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Additional information

Subject

Women designers

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