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The Dark Side of The Moon and The New Moon

Canvaswork picture organized into a row of four palm trees, above a horizontal image of palm trees and text, which reads: We will wait until the dark of the moon." Glazed and framed.


May 21, 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

American, 1989


Height x width: 18 x 25 in. (45.7 x 63.5 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton,Lurex, and Balger thread embroidered on canvas ground


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Fiber arts