MetroTextural – Teresa Barkley

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Homage to Peto

2007

Cotton, photo transfers, found objects, polyester, snakeskin, ribbon, buttons;
Hand and machine appliquéd, machine quilted

John Frederick Peto painted; Florence Peto quilted. This collage “letter rack” pays tribute to both of them. The texture of New York is conveyed through fragments that represent: Art, fashion, theater, publishing, finance and manufacturing.


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