Fertility

 
Fertility
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  • Title :     Fertility
  • Artist:     Barbara Warren Designer Works Progress Administration Other relation
  • Accession:     XX1990.2964
  • Country:     United States Milwaukee Wisconsin
  • Date:     circa 1930
  • Dimensions:     Inches 50-3/8 32-1/4, Centimeters 128.0 81.9
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Textiles
  • Collection Theme:     WPA and the New Deal
  • Subject:     Allegory , WPA/Federal Arts Project , Figurative , Textiles/Textile Design , Agriculture , New Deal
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1990.2964.JPG
  • Tags:     WPA and the New Deal~Textiles
Description:
Rectangular ecru and brown five block linocut cotton wall hanging depicting three women with corn stalks at center, bordered with stylized corn, stalks, and geometric motifs; ecru cotton backing sewn at top and sides, support loops sewn at top rear.