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#32

Abstract needlework picture formed of vertical bands of orange and yellow threads stitched to black silk ground. Matted in black silk. Glazed and framed.

Provenance

August 27, 1997, 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

American, 1990

Dimensions

Height x width: 20 3/8 x 28 3/8 in. (51.8 x 72.1 cm)

Accession Number

2012.1310

Medium or Technique

Silk yarns embroidered on silk plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts