Linen, wool, and horsehair, slit and double interlocking tapestry weave with eccentric wefts and supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile; backing bands of jute, plain weave
Handwritten on reverse: Ásgerdur Búadóttir 81
Printed on tag on reverse:
Asgerdur Buadottir: Orion
00190 Helsingfors 19
Handwritten on tag: K22
135.3 × 116.8 cm (53 1/4 × 46 in.)
Gift of Nancy and Robert D. Barton
Extended information about this artwork
Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, The 20th-Century Textile Artist, Mar. 31–Aug. 1, 1999.
Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, Contemporary Fiber Art, A Selection from the Permanent Collection, Nov. 3, 2010-May 8, 2011.
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