Stalin

 
Stalin
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  • Title :     Stalin
  • Artist:     Unknown, Artist Artistic Experimental Workshop Goskoverfonda of the TSSR Issuer
  • Accession:     TD1992.94.1
  • Country:     Soviet Union Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)
  • Date:     1936
  • Dimensions:     Inches 63 44, Centimeters 160.0 111.8
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Textiles
  • Subject:     Stalin , Portraits , Figurative , Communism/Socialism , Textiles/Textile Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1992.94.1.JPG
  • Tags:     Textiles
Description:
Hand-woven woolen tapestry depicting an image of Joseph Stalin (1879-1953) in uniform at center enclosed by wide decorative borders of Persian motif predominately red highlighted with blue, yellow and black; above and below image of Stalin are Russian inscriptions; beige cotton fringe is attached at top and bottom of tapestery.