Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Exhibitions

Threads of History: Textiles from the Spencer Museum of Art
  • Threads of History: Textiles from the Spencer Museum of Art
  • 17-Jun-1990 - 02-Sep-1990
  • Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Multimedia
Works
Description

An exhibition of about 150 of the Spencer's spectacular textiles from Europe, Asia, and the Americas, including a brightly embroidered Chinese canopy, a pair of elegant satin party boots made in Chicago more than 100 years ago, a rough Russian saddle blanket, and a mirrored wedding dress from India. Organized by the Spencer Museum.