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Sat, 05 Nov 2016 13:00:45 +0000
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Object of the Day
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<img width="640" height="558" src="http://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/105672_28c992a505f7fdb0_b-700x610.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="105672_28c992a505f7fdb0_b" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;" srcset="http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/105672_28c992a505f7fdb0_b-300x262.jpg 300w, http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/105672_28c992a505f7fdb0_b-700x610.jpg 700w, http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/105672_28c992a505f7fdb0_b-170x148.jpg 170w, http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/105672_28c992a505f7fdb0_b.jpg 1024w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" />In 1953, Dan Fuller, president of Fuller Fabrics, invited five of the 20th century’s most distinguished artists: Pablo Picasso, Fernand Léger, Marc Chagall, Joan Miró, and Raoul Dufy, to collaborate on a line of textiles to be called the Modern Master Series. The concept was unique in that the artists were not commissioned to produce...
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