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Off-white tapestry patterned with red, white, yellow, gray, and blue abstract shapes. "Goodnough" woven in gray in the lower right corner. Reverse has row of snaps attached to twill tape along the top, and "No 05 [black circular symbol]" woven at the center back, triangular tag in lower right...

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By 1990, in collection of Gloria F. Ross of New York City; December 18, 1990, purchased from Ross by Lawrence and Susan Marx of Aspen, CO; gift of the Marxes to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Susan and Larry Marx


© Kathleen Goodnough.

"Red and Blue Abstraction"

American, 1971–75

Object Place

United States


Height x width: 77 x 103 in. (195.6 x 261.6 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Wool slit tapestry weave; cotton twill weave; metal


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