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Landscape Kimono: Fall
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Landscape Kimono: Fall

Nicki Hitz Edson, American, born 1941

Geography:
Made in United States, North and Central America

Date:
1988

Medium:
Wool machine-knit

Dimensions:
Center Back Length: 50 inches (127 cm) Width (sleeves): 43 inches (109.2 cm) Width (open hem): 48 inches (121.9 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
131-2018-24

Credit Line:
Promised gift of The Julie Schafler Dale Collection

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Label:
Nicki Hitz Edson considered this kimono "not particularly wearable." Her main interest was in the surface and the technique. By making works that were easy to hang, she freed herself from the limitations imposed by making something that worked on the body. Edson’s wearable Medusa Mask is shown elsewhere in the exhibition.