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Two Forces Meeting and Opposing (Hanging)

A work made of linen, wool, silk, rayon, nylon and acetate, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts.
© Lenore G. Tawney Foundation

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  • A work made of linen, wool, silk, rayon, nylon and acetate, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts.

Date:

1959

Artist:

Lenore Tawney (American, 1907–2007)
United States

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Lenore Tawney

Title

Two Forces Meeting and Opposing (Hanging)

Place

United States (Object made in)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1959

Medium

Linen, wool, silk, rayon, nylon and acetate, plain weave with supplementary brocading wefts

Inscriptions

Handwritten on label sewn on reverse: TWO FORCES MEETING AND OPPOSING L. TAWNEY 1959

Dimensions

190 × 79.8 cm (75 1/8 × 31 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Tiffany Blake

Reference Number

1969.97

Copyright

© Lenore G. Tawney Foundation

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