Sweat of the Sun, Tears of the Moon

  • Teresa Barkley, Sweat of the Sun, Tears of the Moon, 1989, hand-quilted, machine-pieced and reverse-appliqued cotton, polyester, rayon, silk and lurex, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of William T. McLaughlin, Karen E. Schaeffer and Jane M. Lamb, 1998.112, © 1989, Teresa Barkley

Title
Sweat of the Sun, Tears of the Moon
Artist
Date
1989
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
64 1264 14 in. (163.9163.2 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of William T. McLaughlin, Karen E. Schaeffer and Jane M. Lamb

Mediums Description
hand-quilted, machine-pieced and reverse-appliqued cotton, polyester, rayon, silk and lurex
Classifications
Keywords
  • Allegory – arts and sciences – industry
  • Landscape – celestial – moon
  • Object – written matter
  • Allegory – time
  • Occupation – industry – mining
  • Object – other – postage stamp
Object Number
1998.112
Palette
Linked Open Data
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