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Bamian

Fiber art piece consitsting of forty-seven cords of wool and wool twisted with acrylic.

Provenance

2011, partially sold and partially given by Sheila Hicks to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 22, 2011)

Credit Line

Charles Potter Kling Fund and partial gift of Sheila Hicks

Fiber art

American, 1968

  • Sheila Hicks, American (lives and works in Paris), born in 1934
Dimensions

Height x width: 102 3/8 x 102 3/8 in. (260 x 260 cm)

Accession Number

2011.474

Medium or Technique

Wool and acrylic yarns, wrapped

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts