Dish towel, originally designed for the education space of Museum Boijmans van Beuningen in Rotterdam. The towel shows the 1834 painting 'Plassen bij Rotterdam' (Lakes near Rotterdam) by Hubertus van Hove (1814-1865), part of the Boijmans collection. The windmill is the centrepiece of the painting, like a marker. In reflection Studio Makkink & Bey tells a story on wind and cardinal points with illustrations and word art woven into the towel.
76 x 60 cm
color: purple dish towel hook: printed white label 'Studio Makkink & Bey for Museum Boijmans van Beuningen' and laundering instructions
laundering instructions: max 60 degrees, no bleaching, ironing max 200 degrees
The towel is woven at the Textielmuseum in Tilburg, the Netherlands.