Frank Lloyd Wright textile design studies

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.wrigfran
Creators:
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959
Dates:
[ca. 1955]
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
8 Items
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Studies for textile designs from the Taliesin West workshop, designed by Wright and executed by Ling Po, fellow at Taliesin under Wright. The designs were subsequently licensed by Wright to Schumacher & Company, a fabric house, for mass production as part of the "Taliesin Line," although these specific designs were never fabricated.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Architect, designer; Illinois, Wisconsin and Arizona.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Color slides available at AAA's Washington, D.C. office.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1961 by Schumacher and Company via Rene Carillo, director of merchandising.

Using the Collection
Medium
paper: colored pencil and graphite.
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Architecture -- Designs and plans Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Textile design -- Archival resouces Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Decorative arts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Drawings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architects Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Po, Ling Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Schumacher and Company Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Washington, D.C. 20001
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