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Jute, macramé (flat knots); wrapped with wool; self-fringe; some knotted; some wrapped; metal stand
On stand: 129.5 × 68.6 × 35.6 cm (51 × 27 × 14 in.)
Gift of Joan Binkley in memory of Claire Zeisler
Extended information about this artwork
Mildred Constantine and Jack Lenor Larsen, Beyond Craft: The Art Fabric (New York; Cincinnati; Toronto; London; Melbourne: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1972), 290-91.
Dilys E. Blum, ed., Mary Schoeser, and Julie Schafler Dale, Off the Wall: American Art to Wear, exh. cat. (Philadelphia, PA: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2019), 61.
Philadelphia Museum of Art. Off the Wall: American Art to Wear. Nov 8, 2019–Mar. 13, 2020.
The artist (died Sept. 30, 1991); by descent to her daughter, Joan Fraerman Binkley, Lake Bluff, IL [Incoming permanent receipt RX19407, May 20, 1992; copy in curatorial object file]; given to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1992.
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