Desert Grasses

Title
Desert Grasses
LC Subject
Textile artists Textile crafts Cotton fabrics Dyes and dyeing--Cotton fiber fiber art textile art (visual works)
Creator
Lyman, Marie
Description
A tapestry comprised of strips of varying colored fabric systematically joined together in rows. Strips of varying shades of red, green, yellow, brown, and gray make up eight rows. The tapestry is hung from a rod on the wall. Marie Lyman; desert grasses; state capital; 84x80 inches; pieced textiles; cottons; cotton blends; wools and synthetics The Oregon Arts Commission has ten Regional Arts Councils that provide delivery of art services and information. The Council for this location is: Mid-Valley Arts. You may view their website at: http://www.oregonlink.com/arts/index.html
Location
Oregon State Capitol >> Marion County >> Oregon >> United States Marion County >> Oregon >> United States
Street Address
900 Court Street N.E., Salem Oregon
Award Date
1977
Identifier
1976_st-cap-bldg-wings2_16_a01
Accession Number
1976_st-cap-bldg-wings2_16_a01
Rights
Rights Reserved - Free Access
Dc Rights Holder
Lyman, Marie
Type
Image
Format
image/tiff
Measurements
84 x 80 inches
Material
Fiber art; Textile art pieced textile; cotton; cotton blends; wools; synthetics
Set
Oregon Percent for Art
Relation
1976-1978 Salem Oregon State Capitol Building Wings, Vol. 2 1976_st-cap-bldg-wings2
Has Version
slide; color
Institution
University of Oregon Oregon Arts Commission
Note
The Capitol "Wings" project, completed in 1977, at a cost of $12.5 million, added further space for legislative offices, hearing rooms, support services, a first floor galleria, and underground parking.
Color Space
RGB