Around and Around We Go

  • Sophia Lambros Bauerle, Around and Around We Go, 1975, coiled paper core and nylon thread, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Michael Davis and Randy Waak, 2001.44

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Sophia Lambros Bauerle made Around and Around We Go by hand weaving a nylon thread cord around a coiled paper core. She called this technique, which she pioneered, the "lazy Susan" stitch, after the revolving tray used to serve food and condiments.
Title
Around and Around We Go
Artist
Date
1975
Location
Dimensions
8 7/8 x 13 3/4 x 13 3/8 in. (22.7 x 34.9 x 34.0 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Michael Davis and Randy Waak

Mediums Description
coiled paper core and nylon thread
Classifications
Object Number
2001.44
Palette
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