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Sankt Valentin (Saint Valentine)

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with linen, rayon, silk, wool, and metal-foil-wrapped cotton in padded satin stitches; laid work and couching.

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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with linen, rayon, silk, wool, and metal-foil-wrapped cotton in padded satin stitches; laid work and couching.

Date:

1996

Artist:

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

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Lissy Funk

Title

Sankt Valentin (Saint Valentine)

Origin

Zürich

Date

Made 1996

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with linen, rayon, silk, wool, and metal-foil-wrapped cotton in padded satin stitches; laid work and couching

Dimensions

22.8 × 21.5 cm (9 × 8 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by the 1996 Silkworm Travel Group

Reference Number

1997.193

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