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Settle hanging for 'A Lady's Writing Room', International Exhibition of Modern Decorative Art, Turin 1902
CRE McNAIR, Frances Macdonald (Scottish; 1873 - 1921)
embroidered cotton and wool mix fabric, with applied colour, silk braids and glass beads
38.3 x 51.1 (right)
The settle and hangings were exhibited as part of 'A Lady's Writing Room' at the prestigious Turin exhibition of 1902. It was the McNairs' most ambitious exhibition installation.
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