Two hearts in harmony
Tomie Nagano (Japanese, born 1950)
Object Place: Shari-town, Hokkaido, Japan
Height x width: 94 7/8 x 93 11/16 in. (241 x 238 cm)
Medium or Technique
Wool plain weave; cotton filling; pieced and quilted with polyester thread
Not On View
Log cabin quilt made with fabrics from kimono’s worn by the artist’s mother. Shades of blue, orange, white, and purple form diamond shape patterning surrounded by a dark blue border. Signed in the lower right corner with orange embroidery.
1998, created by artist Tomie Nagano, Japan; February 17, 2007, gift of Nagano to Wayne E. Nichols, West Roxbury, MA; 2010, gift of Nichols to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)
Gift of Wayne E. Nichols
Reproduced with permission.