Community Service Society Photographs

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Dogwood Rug

Dogwood Rug
CSS Description
Stamped on back of photo: Photographed for the Museum of Modern Art by Soichi Sunami Label on back of photo: Rug, "Dogwood" Designed by Morris Kantor Hande-made by the Crawford Rug Shop of the A.I.C.P. Price $170.00 4 1/2 x 6 ft. Written on back of photo: Background grey blue, flowers in pale yellow, center mauve and golden brown, and black
Item Information
Title
Dogwood Rug
Date
between 1879 and 1950
Date Note
Date based on the date range (1879-1950) of the photographic portion of the Community Service Society Collection.
Item Number
924
Photograph Number
MP-94
Format
photographs
Corporate Designation
Community Service Society of New York
Annotation on Back
Rug, "Dogwood" Designed by Morris Kantor Hand-made by the Crawford Rug Shop of the A.I.C.P. Price $170.00 4 1/2 x 6 ft. Background grey blue, flowers in pale yellow, center mauve and golden brown, and black 105 East 22nd St N.Y.C. Room 415 Tel. St. 9-7579
Topics
Flowers in art; Carpets
Names
New York Association for Improving the Condition of the Poor; Crawford Work Shops (New York, N.Y.)
Creators
Sunami, Soichi, 1885-1971; Kantor, Morris, 1896-1974
Box and Folder Number
620: 8
CSS Description
Stamped on back of photo: Photographed for the Museum of Modern Art by Soichi Sunami Label on back of photo: Rug, "Dogwood" Designed by Morris Kantor Hande-made by the Crawford Rug Shop of the A.I.C.P. Price $170.00 4 1/2 x 6 ft. Written on back of photo: Background grey blue, flowers in pale yellow, center mauve and golden brown, and black