Tablecloth

Object Number: 
2000.802
Date: 
ca. 1950
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 70 1/2 x 52 in. ( 179.1 x 132.1 cm )
Marks: 
printed: around the edge of the cloth: "Le Coq au Vin/ Le boeuf a la mode/ Homard a l'Americaine/ carnard a l'orange/ filet de porc charcutiere/ sole au vin blanc" printed: in one corner: "fabres" printed: on the paper label: "Leacock/ Quality/ Hand Pri
Description: 
Printed linen tablecloth with images of chefs preparing food, the animals they are cooking and waiters delivering bottles of wine; each dish is printed below the chefs.
Gallery Label: 
Oscar Fabres (1894-1959) was a Chilean artist and illustrator who lived in New York.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Oscar Fabres through the estate of Francine Salmon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group