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


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


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

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Medium or Technique

Silk yarns embroidered on silk plain weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Fiber arts