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Alternate A
  • Mariska Karasz
    1898–1960
    born: Budapest, Hungary ; died: Danbury, Connecticut, United States
  • Alternate A, early-mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • embroidering, yarn, cloth
  • Length/Width/Depth: 45.7 x 59.7 cm
    Length/Width/Depth: 18 x 23 1/2 in
  • Gift in memory of the artist by her daughters Solveig Cox and Rosamond Berg Bassett
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0192
Description
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Exhibitions

Tan fabric background with many colors of yarn and thread of various thicknesses. (It looks like a roadmap). The pattern is a crisscross of lines, some filled in with embroidery of various types. The pattern touches the edge in a few places on the right and a few other places.