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Theodoros Stamos (Greek/American, 1922-1997) Untitled / A Wall Hanging

Auction:
2507
Lot:
527
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2507
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 21, 2010 12:00PM

Description:

Theodoros Stamos (Greek/American, 1922-1997)

Untitled / A Wall Hanging
Signed "Stamos" within the matrix l.l.
Hooked wool, 86 x 47 in. (218.4 x 119.4 cm), on a metal rod.
Condition: Subtle shade variations.

Provenance: Estate of Joan E. Goody, Boston, Massachusetts.

Literature: Design New England, March/April, 2010, p. 45. (illus.)
Estimate $700-900

The piece is hung using a 1/2 inch metal rod inserted through three muslin rod pockets spaced equally across the top of the back upper edge. The muslin shows some areas with rust marks. There is a 1 1/2 inch wide piece of canvas sewn around the perimeter of the back of the piece.

There is a small pull in the upper center.

Keywords

Theodoros Stamos, metal rod, Massachusetts, New England, inch metal rod

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