Das andere Land (The Other Land)

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with linen, wool, silk, horsehair, hemp, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in open buttonhole filling and stem stitches; laid work and couching.

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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with linen, wool, silk, horsehair, hemp, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in open buttonhole filling and stem stitches; laid work and couching.

Date:

1986/87

Artist:

Lissy Funk (Swiss, born Germany, 1909–2005)
Executed at Lissy Funk Studio
Switzerland, Zürich

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Artist

Lissy Funk

Title

Das andere Land (The Other Land)

Origin

Zürich

Date

1986–1987

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with linen, wool, silk, horsehair, hemp, and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in open buttonhole filling and stem stitches; laid work and couching

Dimensions

207 x 335 cm (81 1/2 x 131 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of the Women's Board, Wirt D. Walker Endowment, and Lissy Funk Acquisition Fund

Reference Number

1989.414

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