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Woman's shirt

Ukrainian
1922
Embroidered by Kateryna Zhyhaylo (Ukrainian, 1906–1997)


Dimensions

Length x width: 144.8 x 96.5 cm (57 x 38 in.)

Accession Number

2012.553

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidered

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Natural colored linen shirt with colorful embroidery in geometric and floral patterns on collar, shoulders and cuffs.

Provenance

February 4, 1997, inherited by Mr. Taras Zhyhaylo, Philadelphia, from his grandmother, Ms. Kateryna Zhyhaylo; 2012, gift of Zhyhaylo to the MFA. (Accession date: September 26, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Taras Zhyhaylo