American Decorative Arts
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Maker: Anni Albers, American, 1899–1994

Thickly Settled

1957

Cotton and jute

31 × 24 3/8 in. (78.7 × 61.9 cm)
Frame: 36 5/8 × 29 3/4 × 1 1/4 in. (93 × 75.6 × 3.2 cm)
Director’s Purchase Fund
1972.83
Geography: 
Made in New Haven, Connecticut
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn. purchased directly from Anni Albers.

Bibliography: 

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 127, ill.

Loretta N Staples, A Sense of Pattern: Textile Masterworks from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1981), 60, no. 56, ill.

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.