Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Tree Tops
  • Mariska Karasz
    1898–1960
    born: Budapest, Hungary ; died: Danbury, Connecticut, United States
  • Tree Tops, early-mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • embroidering, yarn, cloth
  • Length/Width/Depth: 2438 x 1321 mm
    Length/Width/Depth: 96 x 52 in
  • Gift in memory of the artist by her daughters Solveig Cox and Rosamond Berg Bassett
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0187
Description

Various patches of color and texture of yarn or fabric irregularly arranged in a vertical pattern which is wider and has darker colors at the bottom. Colors range from greens and browns to orange, yellow, and blue. There are also narrow lines of embroidery which move upwards.