This is a Hanging. It was designed by Lydia Bush-Brown and made by Lydia Bush-Brown. It is dated late 1920s–early 1930s and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is silk and its technique is wax resist (batik) on plain weave with overtwisted yarns. It is a part of the Textiles department.
It is credited
Gift of the Estate of Lydia Bush-Brown Head.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 170.2 × 86 cm (5 ft. 7 in. × 33 7/8 in.)
It is signed
Cite this object as
Hanging, Earth; Designed by Lydia Bush-Brown (American, 1887–1984); USA; silk; H x W x D: 170.2 × 86 cm (5 ft. 7 in. × 33 7/8 in.); Gift of the Estate of Lydia Bush-Brown Head; 1985-2-2