Alquimia III (Alchemy III)

A work made of strips of linen and cotton, plain weave with exposed warps; applied gesso; painted with gold leaf and pigment; joined by knotted extended ground weft fringe.

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  • A work made of strips of linen and cotton, plain weave with exposed warps; applied gesso; painted with gold leaf and pigment; joined by knotted extended ground weft fringe.

Date:

1983

Artist:

Olga de Amaral (Colombian, born 1932)
Colombia, Bogotá

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Artist

Olga de Amaral

Title

Alquimia III (Alchemy III)

Origin

Colombia

Date

1983

Medium

Strips of linen and cotton, plain weave with exposed warps; applied gesso; painted with gold leaf and pigment; joined by knotted extended ground weft fringe

Dimensions

204.5 × 79.4 cm (80 1/2 × 31 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Nicole Williams Contemporary Textile Fund

Reference Number

1986.1006

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