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Lively, polychrome embroidered picture depicting the artist, her husband, and imaginary pets and animals in various scenes set within a backdrop of a frenetic nightclub. Embroidered with running stitches, buttonhole, knots, and needle weaving techniques.


Purchased from the artist, December 2004; 2004 Year-End Gift to the MFA, January 26, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Mobilia Gallery


© Renie Breskin Adams

American, 1993

Object Place

United States


Overall: 70.2 x 59.7 cm (27 5/8 x 23 1/2 in.) Framed (Wood frame): 70.2 x 59.7 cm (27 5/8 x 23 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Fiber arts