Strengell's "big plaid" upholstery fabric sample consisted of mohair and synthetics and was hand woven. Some of her inspiration for the design came from her series of prints Ossabaw Inspirations of Land and Sky.
Sample of Big Plaid, 1963. Marianne Strengell papers, 1904-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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