This is a Textile. It was designed by Sheila Hicks. It is dated 2005 and we acquired it in 2006. Its medium is synthetic fiber, silk, slate and its technique is synthetic threads in plain weave and discontinuous wefts (slit tapestry), with massed silk threads. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Anonymous Donor.
Its dimensions are
Warp x Weft: 25 x 14.5 cm (9 13/16 x 5 11/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Textile, Effondrement; Designed by Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934); France; synthetic fiber, silk, slate; Warp x Weft: 25 x 14.5 cm (9 13/16 x 5 11/16 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 2006-14-6
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Looking Forward/ Looking Back: Recent Acquisitions in 20th- and 21st-Century Design.