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Implications

Group of three vessels in varying heights, made of knotted waxed linen (natural) with fringed ends tipped with polychrome paint

Provenance

June 1, 1988, sold by the artist, Jane Sauer (b. 1937), Santa Fe, NM 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

1985

Dimensions

Height x width: 14 x 6 in. (35.6 x 15.2 cm) Height x width: 8 1/2 x 5 in. (21.6 x 12.7 cm) Height x width: 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (8.9 x 8.9 cm)

Accession Number

2012.1239.1-3

Medium or Technique

Knotted wax linen with paint

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts