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Hanging, Bird Square No. 2, 1963

This is a Hanging. It was designed by Lenore Tawney and woven by Lenore Tawney. It is dated 1963 and we acquired it in 1964. Its medium is linen, feathers and its technique is handwoven. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Lenore Tawney. It is credited Gift of Lenore Tawney.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 18.5 x 12 cm (7 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Hanging, Bird Square No. 2, 1963; Designed by Lenore Tawney (American, 1907–2007); USA; linen, feathers; H x W: 18.5 x 12 cm (7 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.); Gift of Lenore Tawney; 1964-65-1

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Rebeca Méndez Selects.

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