Scarf: "Harvest III"
Jeung-Hwa Park (Korean, works in the United States, born in 1961)
Object Place: Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Overall: 177.8 x 22.9 cm (70 x 9 in.)
Medium or Technique
Tied, felted, and dyed machine-knitted wool
Not On View
Long, narrow felted wool scarf, dyed in subtle shades shifting from violet to blue, with 3-dimensional poufs of wool patterning surface of scarf. On one end puffs are small and sparcely spaced but increase across scarf to other end where large, densely packed poufs cover surface. [n.b. Artist created puffs by tieing chickpeas and hazelnuts into wool before felting and deying stages]
Director's Choice, Crafts at the Castle, 2003; Gift to the MFA, March 24, 2004
Gift of Jeung-Hwa Park
Reproduced with permission.