Charles Eames (American, 1907-1978). <em>FSW (Folding Screen Wall)</em>, Designed 1946; Manufactured 1946-1955. Laminated plywood, canvas, 67 9/16 x 101 3/4 x 3 1/16 in.  (171.6 x 258.4 x 7.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 2000.75. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2000.75_SL1.jpg)

FSW (Folding Screen Wall)

Artist:Charles EamesRay Eames (Bernice Alexandra Kaiser)Molded Plywood Division, Eames Products CompanyHerman Miller, Inc.

Medium: Laminated plywood, canvas

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:Designed 1946; Manufactured 1946-1955

Dimensions: 67 9/16 x 101 3/4 x 3 1/16 in. (171.6 x 258.4 x 7.8 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor


Accession Number: 2000.75

Image: 2000.75_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Folding screen of black-stained, molded plywood and canvas. Ten panel screen of identical u-shaped panels held together by full-length natural-colored canvas strips that serve as hinges allowing the piece to be accordion-folded to the width of a single panel. Condition: good.

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