Collection Artwork
Barbara Tyrrell (Durban, South Africa, 1912 – 2015, Fish Hoek, South Africa)
Gala Ornaments, Natal Baca, Richmond
probably late 1960s
hand-colored reproduction
paper size: 15 1/4 x 10 1/2 in.
South Africa, Africa
NAN324
Signed and inscribed in pencil, lower left: Barbara Tyrrell IV/II

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Christa Clarke on Barbara Tyrrell
Essay
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Pattern by Monica Andrews '19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.