"Birds in the Air" (quiltmaker's name)

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    Photo: Stephen Pitkin/Pitkin Studio
1981
Cotton and cotton/polyester blend
79 x 79 inches
Collection of
High Museum of Art
museum purchase and gift of the Souls Grown Deep Foundation
Description

Lucy T. Pettway's "Birds in the Air" dazzles with several implied patterns and heightens the effects of movement by playing forceful colors against softer tones.