Swatch book and swatches (36), paper / cotton / ink / vinyl / metal, various designers, made by Marimekko, Finland, 1960-1979

Made in Finland, 1960-1979.

Swatch book and swatches (36), paper / cotton / ink / vinyl / metal, various designers, made by Marimekko, Finland, 1960-1979.

Swatch book consisting of a large three ring binder with a textured black vinyl cover and containing 36 pages of cotton swatches mounted on paper pages. Each page is housed within a mylar envelope. The pages represent 27 different designs and feature multiple screenprinted cotton swatches, black and white images of the design and text giving the design title, designer, ...

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Swatch book and swatches (36), paper / cotton / ink / vinyl / metal, various designers, made by Marimekko, Finland, 1960-1979.

Swatch book consisting of a large three ring binder with a textured black vinyl cover and containing 36 pages of cotton swatches mounted on paper pages. Each page is housed within a mylar envelope. The pages represent 27 different designs and feature multiple screenprinted cotton swatches, black and white images of the design and text giving the design title, designer, manufacturer and pattern length in English and Finnish.

Production

The designs represented in this swatch book were designed by various designers. See part records.

Manufactured by Marimekko, Finland, 1960-1979.

The designs represented in the swatch book date from the period 1960-1979.
1960-1979

Source

Gift of Russell Whitechurch, 1987
18 August, 1987

Cite this Object

Swatch book and swatches (36), paper / cotton / ink / vinyl / metal, various designers, made by Marimekko, Finland, 1960-1979 2016, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 25 June 2017, <https://ma.as/69989>
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