Repetitions of Sylvia

American
1981
Artist Renie Breskin Adams (American, born in 1938)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

L x W: 11 x 11 in. (27.9 x 27.9 cm)

Accession Number

2000.1012

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts

Pictorial embroidery illustrating nine different abstracted perspectives of Sylvia, the artist’s cat. Worked in stem stitch and detached buttonhole stitches.

Provenance

Gift of Mobilia Gallery (Cambridge, Massachusetts) and husband of the artist (David L. Wagner) to MFA, December 13, 2000

Credit Line

Gift of Mobilia Gallery and David L. Wagner

Copyright

© Renie Breskin Adams