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La Matinata (Morning Song)

A work made of linen, plain weave; underlaid with cotton, plain weave; embroidered with linen, silk, and cotton in padded satin, satin and stem stitches; laid work and couching.

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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; underlaid with cotton, plain weave; embroidered with linen, silk, and cotton in padded satin, satin and stem stitches; laid work and couching.

Date:

1975

Artist:

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

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Lissy Funk

Title

La Matinata (Morning Song)

Place

Zürich (Object made in)

Date

Made 1975

Medium

Linen, plain weave; underlaid with cotton, plain weave; embroidered with linen, silk, and cotton in padded satin, satin and stem stitches; laid work and couching

Dimensions

184.1 × 154.3 cm (72 1/2 × 60 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of The Textile Arts Foundation (Nancy Hemenway and Robert D. Barton)

Reference Number

1997.697

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