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Young Women

A work made of linen, wool, nylon, silk, rayon-and-metal-foil-laminated in cellulose acetate film-wrapped rayon, nylon-, wool-, and metal-strip laminated in cellulose acetate film, and cotton-and-metal film, plain weave with discontinuous wefts; main warp fringe; backed with cotton, velveteen.
© Lenore G. Tawney Foundation

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  • A work made of linen, wool, nylon, silk, rayon-and-metal-foil-laminated in cellulose acetate film-wrapped rayon, nylon-, wool-, and metal-strip laminated in cellulose acetate film, and cotton-and-metal film, plain weave with discontinuous wefts; main warp fringe; backed with cotton, velveteen.

Date:

1954

Artist:

Lenore Tawney (American, 1907–2007)
United States, New York, New York City

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Artist

Lenore Tawney

Title

Young Women

Origin

New York City

Date

Made 1954

Medium

Linen, wool, nylon, silk, rayon-and-metal-foil-laminated in cellulose acetate film-wrapped rayon, nylon-, wool-, and metal-strip laminated in cellulose acetate film, and cotton-and-metal film, plain weave with discontinuous wefts; main warp fringe; backed with cotton, velveteen

Dimensions

44.7 × 32 cm (17 5/8 × 12 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Lenore Tawney

Reference Number

1994.307

Copyright

© Lenore G. Tawney Foundation

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