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Artist: Marie Watt, Seneca, born 1967, M.F.A. 1996

First Teachers Balance the Universe, Part II: Things That Fly (Prey)

2015

Reclaimed wool blankets, embroidery floss, and thread

74 × 136 in. (188 × 345.4 cm)
Janet and Simeon Braguin Fund
2018.181.2
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Seneca
Period: 
21st century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

The piece comes to PDX CONTEMPORARY ART directly from Marie Watt.

Bibliography: 

Katherine Nova McCleary, Leah Tamar Shrestinian, and Joseph Zordan, Place, Nations, Generations, Beings: 200 Years of Indigenous North American Art, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2019), 63, no. 8, ill.

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