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dovessss linen damask “pigeons” tapestry – here

pigeon dora pigeon tapestry – here

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pigeons – linen, damask, 1973 – here

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kyyhkysiä (doves) woven silk linen tapestry , ca. 1951 – here

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detail of white dove here

dora jung (1906-1980), a textile artist from helsinki, finland, attended the helsinki school of arts and crafts and upon graduating, opened her own workshop “dora jung textile.” she was best known for her linen damask textiles (using a technique she developed) featuring abstract nature motifs – like these pigeons tapestries above.
she won numerous awards for her work and designed pieces for the finish government (finlandia hall) and for the linen manufacturer oy tampell ab. more information on here here and here

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ruth laskey, twill series – hand-woven and hand-dyed linen

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more weavings from brook & lyn

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i think these wall hangings/weavings by brook & lyn are lovely.

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Larson textiles
larsen fabric: painted plains – printed on tussah silk, (adobe home in santa fe)

Larson Fallingwater textiles
larsen fabrics in frank lloyd wright’s falliingwater

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larsen fabrics in conversation pit of j irwin miller house designed by eero saarinen with interiors by alexander girard

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here is an interview with jack lenor larsen from the late 70s/early 80s handmade in america: jack larsen

interviewer: barbaralee diamonstein-spielvogel – part of the diamonstein-spielvogel video archive in the duke university libraries

larsen fabrics available here

(photos above are from the books: jack lenor larsen, creator and collector and: jack lenor larsen: a weaver’s memoir – which i have scanned).

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