Requires Photography

"Zia"

1992
Missy Stevens (American, born in 1952)


Dimensions

Height x width: 15 x 12 in. (38.1 x 30.5 cm)

Accession Number

2012.1268

Medium or Technique

Cotton needle punch embroidery on cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Fiber arts

Needlework picture of sunflower with crows heads in each corner, framed with two sides of checks and zig zags. Matted and glazed, with carved and painted gray wooden frame

Provenance

August 1993, sold by the Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA to Mrs. Farago, Little Compton, RI; 2012, year-end gift of the Daphne Farago Collection to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

©Missy Stevens