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Geometric Composition

A work made of hemp, plain weave; embroidered with cotton, wool, linen, jute, rabbit hair, metal foil strips, and polyamide in cretan, crossed back, eyelet, ladder and long-armed stitches.

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  • A work made of hemp, plain weave; embroidered with cotton, wool, linen, jute, rabbit hair, metal foil strips, and polyamide in cretan, crossed back, eyelet, ladder and long-armed stitches.

Date:

1948

Artist:

Mariska Karasz (American, born Hungary, 1898–1960)
United States, New York, Brewster

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Artist

Mariska Karasz

Title

Geometric Composition

Origin

New York

Date

Made 1948

Medium

Hemp, plain weave; embroidered with cotton, wool, linen, jute, rabbit hair, metal foil strips, and polyamide in Cretan, crossed back, eyelet, ladder and long-armed stitches

Dimensions

102 x 72.5 cm (40 1/8 x 28 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Solveig Cox

Reference Number

1992.451

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