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Approaching Change

A work made of cotton, wool, rayon, acrylic, acetate, linen, silk and polyolefin, warp-dyed complementary warp, twill and mix-float weaves with discontinuous wefts.

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  • A work made of cotton, wool, rayon, acrylic, acetate, linen, silk and polyolefin, warp-dyed complementary warp, twill and mix-float weaves with discontinuous wefts.

Date:

1997

Artist:

Designed and executed by Cynthia Schira (American, born 1934)
Lawrence, Kansas, United States

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Cynthia Schira

Title

Approaching Change

Place

Kansas (Object made in)

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Made 1997

Medium

Cotton, wool, rayon, acrylic, acetate, linen, silk and polyolefin, warp-dyed complementary warp, twill and mix-float weaves with discontinuous wefts

Dimensions

156.2 × 94.8 cm (61 1/2 × 37 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Fern Goldstein and Mrs. William G. Swartchild, Jr.; through prior bequest of Katharine Kuh; Claire Zeisler and Mildred Davison Memorial Funds and Louise Lutz Endowment

Reference Number

1997.642

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