Marguerita Mergentime Shield & Dot Umbrella


Designer Marguerita Mergentime
Manufacturer Cooper Hewitt
Country United States
Date 2018
Dimensions 38.5 inches
Working in the heady milieu of 1930s New York, Marguerita Mergentime (1894–1941) became best known for strikingly new printed fabrics, making her mark with tablecloths created to enliven American households with color, humor and entertainment. The shield and dot pattern repurposed for this travel umbrella exclusively available at Shop Cooper Hewitt signifies Mergentime's bold, geometric style. Features auto open and auto close button.

Works by Marguerita Mergentime are featured in Cooper Hewitt's 2018 exhibition Tablescapes: Designs for Dining on view through April 19, 2018.