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Price: $25.00
Member Price: $22.50

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Description

The bold design of our neckerchief is taken from a woodcut by painter and graphic artist Flix Vallotton (French, 18651925), in the Metropolitan Museums collection. The original black- and-white woodcut appeared in the periodical Pan, published in 1895 by F. Fontane and Co., Berlin. Graphic patterns and exaggerated perspective are hallmarks of the artists work.

Silk. Imported. 21'' x 21''.

  • 100% Silk
  • Imported
  • 21'' x 21''

Art History

Flix Vallotton (French, 18651925) belonged to the Nabis (prophets), a group of young Parisian painters, who banded together in 1889 and deemed all art essentially decoration. Vallotton garnered much recognition for his woodcutsa printmaking technique in which a design or pattern is carved into the surface of a block of wood and then printed. His woodcut style featured a stark balance of black and white, opting not to use gradations or shading.

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Description

The bold design of our neckerchief is taken from a woodcut by painter and graphic artist Flix Vallotton (French, 18651925), in the Metropolitan Museums collection. The original black- and-white woodcut appeared in the periodical Pan, published in 1895 by F. Fontane and Co., Berlin. Graphic patterns and exaggerated perspective are hallmarks of the artists work.

Silk. Imported. 21'' x 21''.





  • 100% Silk
  • Imported
  • 21'' x 21''




Art History

Flix Vallotton (French, 18651925) belonged to the Nabis (prophets), a group of young Parisian painters, who banded together in 1889 and deemed all art essentially decoration. Vallotton garnered much recognition for his woodcutsa printmaking technique in which a design or pattern is carved into the surface of a block of wood and then printed. His woodcut style featured a stark balance of black and white, opting not to use gradations or shading.


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