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1950

  • Work on this object began.

1953

  • Work on this object ended.

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  • We acquired this object.

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Object ID #18451427

This is a Hanging. It was designed by Mariska Karasz and embroidered by Mariska Karasz. It is dated 1950–53 and we acquired it in 1964. Its medium is linen and cotton and its technique is embroidered on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Elizabeth Gordon.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 164 x 130 cm (64 9/16 x 51 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Object ID #18451427; Designed by Mariska Karasz (American, b. Hungary, 1898–1960); USA; linen and cotton; H x W: 164 x 130 cm (64 9/16 x 51 3/16 in.); Gift of Elizabeth Gordon; 1964-24-36

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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