User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Bas-relief panel

Wall panel of white linen wrapped into geometric lozenge design

Provenance

September 10, 1989, sold by the artist Sheila Hicks, Paris, France 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

1988

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

96.5 x 96.5 cm (38 x 38 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1324

Medium or Technique

Bleached linen; "macro" embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts