handspun wool, natural and aniline dyes
76 1/2 x 50 in.
Woven with handspun wool yarns for warp and wefts. Plied wool warps. Colors: cream, brown and heather brown are natural wool colors: salmon red is aniline. Serrated brown central element flanked by four large brown, tan and salmon crosses on a cream field. Each cross has a double strands of small squares draped from tip to tip. Four, three-stripe bars appear in center. Prominent lazy lines.
Provenance: The Joseph Pytka Collection