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Photo: Eva Heyd

Dorothy Liebes (United States, 1899–1972)

Prototype Theatre Curtain for DuPont Pavillion, New York World's Fair, 1964
Date: 1964
99 1/2 x 46 3/4 in. (252.7 x 118.7 cm)
Medium: DuPont Orlon and Fairtex metallic yarn; power loomed
Credit Line: Museum of Arts and Design, New York; gift of Dorothy Liebes Design, through the American Craft Council, 1973
Object number: 1973.2.11
Not on View
DescriptionA single panel of fabric with vertical stripes with a repeat of approximately one foot. The stripes are in bright shades of grass green, apple green, and blue. There is also a tape of shimmering metallic thread woven through some of the stripes.
  • Weaving