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Four Study Samples

A work made of .1: suede; drawing in ink; joined to suede covered stone and wool felt with cotton in needle lace stitches; appliquéd with suede with cotton in buttonhole stitches
.2 and .3: cut suede and stone attached and over sewn with cotton in buttonhole simple looping stitches
.4: stone; covered with suede and embroidered with cotton in buttonhole and simple looping stitches.

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  • A work made of .1: suede; drawing in ink; joined to suede covered stone and wool felt with cotton in needle lace stitches; appliquéd with suede with cotton in buttonhole stitches
.2 and .3: cut suede and stone attached and over sewn with cotton in buttonhole simple looping stitches
.4: stone; covered with suede and embroidered with cotton in buttonhole and simple looping stitches.

Date:

1973/1976

Artist:

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

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Claire Zeisler

Title

Four Study Samples

Place

United States (Object made in)

Date

Made 1973–1976

Medium

.1: Suede; drawing in ink; joined to suede covered stone and wool felt with cotton in needle lace stitches; appliquéd with suede with cotton in buttonhole stitches .2 and .3: Cut suede and stone attached and over sewn with cotton in buttonhole simple looping stitches .4: Stone; covered with suede and embroidered with cotton in buttonhole and simple looping stitches

Dimensions

.1: 19.5 × 17.2 cm (7 3/4 × 6 3/4 in.) .2: 14.6 × 11.5 cm (5 3/4 × 4 1/2 in.) .3: 25.5 × 5 cm (10 × 2 in.) .4: 4.5 × 3.5 cm (1 3/4 × 1 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Joan Binkley in memory of Claire Zeisler

Reference Number

1992.465.1-4

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