Where does it all end?

Canadian
1987
Rosita Johanson (Canadian (born in Germany), 1937–2007)


Dimensions

L x W: 13 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. (34.3 x 34.3 cm)

Accession Number

2000.1033

Medium or Technique

Hand- and machine-embroidered cotton thread, metallic threads, metal chain, and found watch parts.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts

Three-dimensional miniature needlework picture with four panels depicting scenes of children playing in a village street, astronauts in space, Christ on the cross, and broken watch parts, flanking a small central image of Adam and Eve. Framed. This work placed second at the 1987 2nd Trienniale Internationale de mini textile in Paris.

Provenance

Gift of Libby Cooper (owner of Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, Massachusetts) to MFA, December 13, 2000

Credit Line

Gift of Libby Cooper

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.