Alexander Girard selected a variety of red and pink textiles to outfit the Miller House conversation pit pillows for the winter rotation. Imagine these against Jack Lenor Larsen’s “Banyan,” which was used to upholster the conversation pit cushions during the wintertime.
Textile sample (11.5 x 11.5 in.) of pink with white woven cotton; textile sample of red-orange velvet (11.5 x 11.5) from Scalamandre Silks, Inc., textile sample of red velvet (11.5 x 11.5 in.) from Scalamandre Silks, Inc.;textile sample of red-white velvet (11.5 x 11.5 in.) from Scalamandre Silks, Inc.,1955-1957, 94/98, Miller House and Garden Collection, IMA Archives, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana.(MHG_IVi_B094_f098_001-004)