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Hanging (USA)

This is a Hanging. It was designed by Marguerite Zorach and embroidered by Marguerite Zorach. We acquired it in 1997. Its medium is wool embroidery on linen foundation and its technique is embroidered using stem, chain, buttonhole, herringbone, satin and roumanian stitches on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Richard H. Frost.

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Hanging (USA); Designed by Marguerite Zorach (American, 1887–1968); wool embroidery on linen foundation; 1996-112-1

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