Opening October 23, 2021
Between 1923 and 1938, Mrs. Gustave (Julia) Brenner donated more than 1,000 textile fragments to the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. To Teach and Inspire: The Julia Brenner Textile Collection features a selection of 18th- to 20th-century printed textiles from this collection, which has served as a foundational holding of the Museums’ textile arts collection for nearly 100 years.
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Image: Image: Manufactured by H. R. Mallinson & Company, Designed by Walter Mitschke, Dress fragment: “Paradise Valley, Mount Rainier,” 1927. Silk, complex weave, cylinder printed. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Gift of Mrs. Gustave Brenner, 55237.7