Nike of Samothrace with Golden Wing

2001
Marilyn R. Pappas (American, born in 1931)


Dimensions

Height x width: 156 x 58 5/8 in. (396.2 x 148.8 cm)

Accession Number

2011.1674

Medium or Technique

Cotton, 2% gold threads embroidered on linen

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts

Long length of tan/gray linen with the winged Nike of Samothrace on it in black, white, tan and gold thread.

Provenance

2002, sold by Snyderman Gallery, PA to Ron and Anita Wornick; 2011, gift of Ron and Anita Wornick to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011) (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Anita and Ronald Wornick

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.