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Dawn's Grey Smile

Abstract dyed and embroidered picture in dark grays and blacks, with purple beads. Glazed and framed.

Provenance

April 19, 2005, sold by the Snyderman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 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

Copyright

©Karin Birch 1997

American, 1997

Dimensions

Height x width: 13 x 9 in. (33 x 22.9 cm)

Accession Number

2012.1328

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; dyed, painted and embroidered with cotton thread and glass beads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts