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Secret

A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with linen, waxed cotton, cotton, jute, nylon, rayon, cellulose film and synthetic-covered cotton in open cretan and simple looping stitches; couching.

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  • A work made of linen, plain weave; embroidered with linen, waxed cotton, cotton, jute, nylon, rayon, cellulose film and synthetic-covered cotton in open cretan and simple looping stitches; couching.

Date:

1952

Artist:

Mariska Karasz (American, born Hungary, 1898–1960)
United States, New York, Brewster

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Artist

Mariska Karasz

Title

Secret

Origin

New York

Date

Made 1952

Medium

Linen, plain weave; embroidered with linen, waxed cotton, cotton, jute, nylon, rayon, cellulose film and synthetic-covered cotton in open Cretan and simple looping stitches; couching

Dimensions

90.5 × 58.8 cm (34 5/8 × 23 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Solveig Cox

Reference Number

1992.448

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