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Krakow Kabuki Waltz

Quilt

American
1986
Made by Virginia E. Jacobs (American)


Dimensions

Diameter and length (Quilt): 213.4 cm (7 ft.) Length x width (supporting snake): 543.6 × 8.9 cm (214 × 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2019.133.1-2

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, printed; pieced and quilted

Not On View

Classifications

Textiles

Quilted and pieced sphere supported by an internal balloon with pieced and stuffed snake to wrap around bottom to prevent sphere from rolling.

Provenance

2019, gift of the artist, Brookline, MA to the MFA. (Accession date: February 20, 2019)

Credit Line

Gift of the artist