Scarf designed by Rockwell Kent for the Associated American Artists. Motif in magenta and purple of whales and ships, similar to illustrations done by Kent for an edition of Herman Melville's Moby Dick. Date is based on a letter from Kent describing these scarves dated 1947 Dec. 3 (cataloged as item 15323).
Moby Dick silk scarf designed by Rockwell Kent, 1947. Papers relating to Rockwell Kent and Lynd Ward, 1917-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.
Current copyright status is undetermined
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560