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#33

Abstract embroidery in yellows and purples formed of long, plied silk threads embroidered on a black plain weave silk ground.

Provenance

June 23, 1992, 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

1991

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

72.4 x 21.0 cm (28 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1325

Medium or Technique

Silk yarns embroidered on silk ground

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts