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Painted bark basket

American
1993
Lillian Elliott (American, 1930–1994)


Dimensions

Height x width: 9 x 9 in. (22.9 x 22.9 cm)

Accession Number

2012.1262

Medium or Technique

Wrapped, stitched and painted bark

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts

Basket made of wrapped and stitched bark, painted in bands of light blue, gray, red and yellow.

Provenance

August 1993, sold by the Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA to Mrs. Farago, Little Compton, RI; 2012, year-end gift of the Daphne Farago Collection to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection