Dormire

2006am3650 jpg l

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Acquired in 1974 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Giorgio de Ferrari
attributions_note
bibliography
DOMUS, March 1974
collection_code
T&F
credit
Given by the manufacturer
date_end
1974-12-31
date_start
1974-01-01
date_text
1974 (made)
descriptive_line
Bed sheet 'Dormire' of roller-printed cotton, designed by Giorgio de Ferrari, made by Colli 2, Turin, Italy, 1974
dimensions
Length: 256 cm, Width: 147 cm, Length: 150 cm repeat
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
The Fabric of Pop (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1974-31/12/1974)
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
788
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T19:22:04.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T19:22:04.000Z
latitude
42.502998
location
In Storage
longitude
12.57341
marks
'NON DESTARE IL CAN CHE DORME' Let sleeping dogs lie 'TRA DUE GUANCIALI' Between two pillows 'dormire' To sleep 'PESCI CHI DORME NON PIGLIA' Fishersmen who sleep do not catch (?) 'DORMIRE BELLA GROSSA' To sleep well and deeply 'come un ghiro' Like a dormouse 'AD OCCHI APERTI' To open eyes 'COLLI 2. TORINO DORMIRE dis. G. De Ferrari'
materials
cotton
materials_techniques
Roller-printed cotton
museum_number
CIRC.440-1974
museum_number_token
circ4401974
object_number
O143595
object_type
Bed sheet
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Bed sheet of roller-printed white cotton. With typographic motifs in red, blue and black. The legends are in Italian and are printed at a slight angle across the width of the fabric in a variety of type faces and sizes.
place
Italy
primary_image_id
2006AM3650
production_note
production_type
Mass produced
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
dormire-bed-sheet-giorgio-de-ferrari
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
roller-printing
title
Dormire
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
1974
year_start
1974