Elizabeth Gordon

A Gift that Keeps on Giving


Uniformity with moments of variety delight the senses in this mid-century wall hanging. Using natural fibers and the ancient technique of tapestry weaving, Swedish designer Ann-Mari Forsberg created this wall hanging, Red Crocus, in which flattened silhouettes of the flower dance across the visual field.
Ann-Mari Forsberg, Elizabeth Gordon, Swedish modern design

The Wonders of Thread: A Gift of Textiles from the Collection of Elizabeth Gordon


textiles, textile design, permanent collection, recent acquisitions, 20th century, Elizabeth Gordon