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Angel with the Red

A work made of 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.

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  • A work made of 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.

Date:

1961

Artist:

Martta Taipale (Finnish, 1893–1966)
Finland, Helsinki

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Martta Taipale

Title

Angel with the Red

Origin

Finland

Date

Made 1961

Medium

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

Dimensions

155.2 × 47 cm (61 1/8 × 18 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Theodore D. Tieken

Reference Number

1969.790

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