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Cotton, rayon, wool, linen, nylon, metal foil, metal foil laminated in cellulose acetate film, and metal foil laminated in cellulose film, plain weave with discontinuous wefts and supplementary brocading wefts; embroidered in double running, running, and stem stitches
155.2 × 47 cm (61 1/8 × 18 1/2 in.)
Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Theodore D. Tieken
Extended information about this artwork
Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, Contemporary Fiber Art, A Selection from the Permanent Collection, Nov. 3, 2010-May 8, 2011.
Stockholm, Nationalmuseum, Scandinavian Design and the United States, 1890–1980, Oct. 14, 2021–Jan. 9, 2022; Oslo, Nasjonalmuseet for kunst, Mar. 17–Aug. 7, 2022; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Oct. 9, 2022–Feb. 5, 2023; Milwaukee Art Museum, Mar. 24–July 23, 2023 (Stockholm only).
Marna Johnson, Chicago, by 1969; sold to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1969.
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