Fisherman's Knot (Hanging)

A work made of wool and linen, slit tapestry weave; open areas of spaced paired warps interworked by simple knots in weft; plain weave of discontinuous warps.

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  • A work made of wool and linen, slit tapestry weave; open areas of spaced paired warps interworked by simple knots in weft; plain weave of discontinuous warps.

Date:

1968

Artist:

Cynthia Schira (American, born 1934)
United States, Illinois, Chicago

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Artist

Cynthia Schira

Title

Fisherman's Knot (Hanging)

Origin

United States

Date

1968

Medium

Wool and linen, slit tapestry weave; open areas of spaced paired warps interworked by simple knots in weft; plain weave of discontinuous warps

Dimensions

76.2 x 50.8 cm (30 x 20 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. John V. Farwell III, Textile Study Room Fund

Reference Number

1969.98

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