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Renaissance
Society

at The University of Chicago
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Contemporary Wall Hangings in Weaving and Needlework

March 18 – April 11, 1959

 
 
Jurgis Daugvila
Saint George
weaving: knotted
 
Jurgis Daugvila
Indian Heads
weaving: knotted
 
Jurgis Daugvila
Joy
weaving: knotted
 
Jurgis Daugvila
Infant Jesus
weaving: knotted
 
Harold Haydon
Design for Parochet; detail of Menorah
hooking
 
Harold Haydon
Still-Life
hooking
 
Harold and Virginia Haydon
Urban Renewal
knotted
 
Bill Hinz
Hooked Wall Hanging
hooking
Courtesy of Alex Gordon and Walter Dowler
 
Mariska Karasz
Haywire
embroidery
 
Mariska Karasz
Weaver's Delight
embroidery
 
Mariska Karasz
Fall Leaves
embroidery
 
Lynn Haigh Kearney
Fish
tapestry
 
Lynn Haigh Kearney
Bird Forms
tapestry
 
Lynn Haigh Kearney
Bottles
hooking
 
Lynn Haigh Kearney
Tide Lines
hooking
 
Medard Klein
Hanging
hooking
 
Medard Klein
Hanging
hooking
 
Reg-Wick
Blue Tassels
weaving with tied-in tassels
 
Sister Mary of the Compassion, A.R.C.A.
Guardian Angel
embroidery on linen
Courtesy of The Reverend John L. Walch, Oklahoma City
 
Henry M. Stahmer
Sea Things
hooking
 
Lenore Tawney
Landscape
tapestry weaving
 
Lenore Tawney
Bird #4
tapestry weaving
 
Lenore Tawney
Shapes in Space
tapestry weaving
 
Lenore Tawney
Out of Darkness
tapestry weaving
 
V'Soske
Rug or Hanging
hooking
Courtesy of E. Virginia Kemper and Associates, Chicago
 
V'Soske
Rug or Hanging
hooking
Courtesy of E. Virginia Kemper and Associates, Chicago
 
V'Soske
Rug or Hanging
hooking
Courtesy of E. Virginia Kemper and Associates, Chicago
 
Anneliese Steppat
Candelabra
hooking
 
Anneliese Steppat
Wall Hanging #2
weaving
 
Anneliese Steppat
Wall Hanging
hooking
 
Anneliese Steppat
Wall Hanging
hooking
 
Dorothy L. Meredith
Hanging or Room Divider
weaving
 
Dorothy L. Meredith
Hanging
weaving
 

   
   
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