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Alone in Exotic Places III

Colorful, double-sided embroidery showing Egyptian scene on one side, and self-portrait on the other. Glazed and framed.


Signed by the artist


December 10, 1991, 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, 1991


Height x width: 8 x 8 in. (20.3 x 20.3 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton embroidery on cotton plain weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Fiber arts