textiles

Monday's image: January 14, 2019

Raquel Ormella, This dream, Nylon, 150 x 210 centimeters overall, 2013, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Monday's image: December 17, 2018

Lenore Tawney, Shield II, Natural linen, Chinese golden pheasant feathers, porcupine quills; woven, 61 x 45.7 x 1.3 centimeters, 1963, Museum of Arts and Design, New York

Monday's image: December 3, 2018

Micheline Beauchemin, Nordic Blue Ice Flow: Homage to the St. Lawrence River, Cotton threads covered with mylar, colored silk threads and linen threads, 162 x 504.5 centimeters, 1984, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa

Monday's image: April 2, 2018

Sheila Hicks, Blue Letter, Hand-woven wool, 17.75 x 17 inches, 1959, Museum of Modern Art, New York

Monday's image: March 12, 2018

Ejagham peoples, Headdress:Head, Nigeria, Cross River region, Wood, skin, pigment, iron nails, 41.3 x 12.4 x 18.4 centimeters, 19th-20th century, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Monday's image: January 29, 2018

Luis Arenal Bastar, Head of Indian Woman (Cabeza de indígena), Lithograph, Edition: 8/25, 50.2 x 73.4 centimeters, 1937, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, California

Monday's image: December 11, 2017

Judith Scott, Untitled, Yarn, embroidery floss, trims, cardboard, fabric, and newspaper, 36 x 25 x 16 inches, 2000, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, California

Monday's image: August 7, 2017

Thomas Stearns, Night Image #1, Silk, linen, cactus fiber, wool, metal thread, lacquered and gilded pine, 6 feet 6 inches x 10 inches x 10 inches, 1963, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Pennsylvania

Monday's image: April 24, 2017

Gary Simmons, Everforward..., Boxing gloves, metallic gold thread, satin, 35 x 15 x 6 inches, 1993, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Monday's image: January 11, 2016

Lakota artist, Bag, leather, glass beads, porcupine quills, cloth, and metal beads, 10 3/4 x 6 inches, ca. 1910, Portland Art Museum, Oregon