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Small abstract needlework picture of short pink and blue threads scattered over black silk ground, with 4 white painted twigs. Glazed and framed


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)

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The Daphne Farago Collection



Height x width: 9 x 9 in. (22.9 x 22.9 cm)

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Silk yarns embroidered on silk plain weave ground, with twigs


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Fiber arts