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Hanging

A work made of silk, wool, rayon, cellulose acetate, and metal foil laminated in cellulose acetate film, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps and wefts; supplementary warp and main warp braided and cut fringe.

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  • A work made of silk, wool, rayon, cellulose acetate, and metal foil laminated in cellulose acetate film, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps and wefts; supplementary warp and main warp braided and cut fringe.

Date:

1960s/70s

Artist:

Claire Zeisler (American, 1903–1991)
Chicago, United States

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Claire Zeisler

Title

Hanging

Place

United States (Object made in)

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Made 1960–1979

Medium

Silk, wool, rayon, cellulose acetate, and metal foil laminated in cellulose acetate film, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps and wefts; supplementary warp and main warp braided and cut fringe

Dimensions

146.1 × 16.5 cm (57 1/2 × 6 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Joan Binkley in memory of Claire Zeisler

Reference Number

1992.455

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