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Step on a crack

Year: 1996

Materials: safety pins, buttons, lace, ribbon, leather.
Size: H28"+W35"+D14"


Artist Statement: "This shawl was a multigenerational piece: my mother worked on the lace, my daughter the black leather and I brought it together
with buttons and safety pins. Too heavy to wear, an armature was
designed and built to display it. ~Marilyn Annin 

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step on a crack (detail)