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Lunar Firmament

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Date:

1970

Artist:

Janet Kuemmerlein (American, born 1932)
Prairie Village, Kansas, United States

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Janet Kuemmerlein

Title

Lunar Firmament

Place

Kansas (Object made in)

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Made 1970

Medium

Wool, twill weave; appliqued with wool and rayon felt and silk and rayon, plain weave; padded; embroidered with cotton, acrylic, and wool, machine straight and zig-zag stitches; laid work and couching; lined with polyester, plain weave

Dimensions

124.5 × 105.3 cm (49 × 41 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by the North Shore Suburban Embroiderers' Guild

Reference Number

1976.95

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