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American Decorative Arts
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Maker: Mariska Karasz, American, born Hungary, 1898–1960

Embroidered Picture

ca. 1955

Linen, cotton, wool, and metal sequins

framed: 9 1/2 × 14 3/8 in. (24.1 × 36.5 cm)
unframed: 7 3/4 × 12 1/2 in. (19.7 × 31.8 cm)
Gift of Theodore R. Killiam and Lynn Cooley
2019.9.1
Geography: 
Made in Brewster, New York
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Eleanor Hartshorne Richards (1893–1979), New York and later Rye, N.Y.; by inheritance to her daughter Pamela Richards Brooks (1920–2012) Rye, N.Y. and later Weston, Mass.; by gift to her nephew Theodore Killiam, Guilford, Conn., before 2012; by gift to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2018

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