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#3

Small abstract needlework picture of purple, pink blue threads scattered over black silk ground, with longer fuschia vertical threads, and 2 unpainted twigs. Glazed and framed

Provenance

October 2, 1993, sold by the Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA to Mrs. Farago, Little Compton, RI; 2012, year-end gift of the Daphne Farago Collection to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

1984

Accession Number

2012.1333

Medium or Technique

Silk yarns embroidered on silk plain weave ground, twigs

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts