Picture Window

American
1990


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Height x width (unframed): 12 1/4 x 8 3/4 in. (31.1 x 22.2 cm) Framed: 38.7 x 31.1 cm (15 1/4 x 12 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2848

Medium or Technique

Mylar, plain weave cotton, and plain weave linen; hand-painted, transfer-printed, appliqued, and machine-stitched with metallic thread

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts

Small-scale abstract fabric assemblage made of bronze, silver, orange and purple printed and photo-transfer printed mylars and cottons in geometric shapes, pieced, appliqued, hand painted and stitched with long hanging metallic threads to tan linen ground, Plexi-glas frame.

Provenance

October 24, 1990, purchased at Christie's New York charity auction for American Craft Museum (lot 134) by Camille Cook, Western Springs, IL; gift of Cook and her husband Alexander to the MFA (Accession date: June 17, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Camille and Alexander Cook

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.