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Curtain (USA), 1952

This is a Curtain. It was designed by Mariska Karasz and embroidered by Mariska Karasz. It is dated 1952 and we acquired it in 1964. Its medium is linen and its technique is embroidered and applique on filet knotting. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Gift of Elizabeth Gordon.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 200 x 119 cm (6 ft. 6 3/4 in. x 46 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Curtain (USA), 1952; Designed by Mariska Karasz (American, b. Hungary, 1898–1960); linen; H x W: 200 x 119 cm (6 ft. 6 3/4 in. x 46 7/8 in.); Gift of Elizabeth Gordon; 1964-35-6

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