Here is an extremely rare, original 1950s Lucienne Day'Too Many Cooks' tea towel made from Irish Linen. The tea towel was produced in several colour ways (of which this is one) for Thomas Somerset in 1959. It won a Design Centre Award in 1960 and is illustrated on page 98 of Lesley Jackson's book'Robin and Lucienne Day Pioneers of Contemporary Design' which was published in 2001. It is in excellent condition and looks to have never been used.
It measures 31" inches by 21" inches. This would look wonderful framed as a piece of mid-century textile art. The item "Original 1950s Lucienne Day tea towel Too Many Cooks Irish Linen mid century mod" is in sale since Thursday, July 11, 2019.This item is in the category "Antiques\Fabric/Textiles\Linens". The seller is "prsh1641_73h7uj" and is located in Telford. This item can be shipped worldwide.