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Tapestry

A work made of linen, wool, silk, rayon, cotton, metal-foil laminated in cellulose acetate film-wrapped cotton and rayon, metal-foil laminated in cellulose acetate film, and metal-foil-wrapped cotton, slit tapestry weave.

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  • A work made of linen, wool, silk, rayon, cotton, metal-foil laminated in cellulose acetate film-wrapped cotton and rayon, metal-foil laminated in cellulose acetate film, and metal-foil-wrapped cotton, slit tapestry weave.

Date:

c. 1954

Artist:

Martta Taipale (Finnish, 1893–1966)
Finland, Helsinki

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Martta Taipale

Title

Tapestry

Origin

Finland

Date

Made 1944–1964

Medium

Linen, wool, silk, rayon, cotton, metal-foil laminated in cellulose acetate film-wrapped cotton and rayon, metal-foil laminated in cellulose acetate film, and metal-foil-wrapped cotton, slit tapestry weave

Dimensions

42 × 32.3 cm (16 1/2 × 12 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Lenore Tawney

Reference Number

1994.309

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