Collection Artwork
Barbara Tyrrell (Durban, South Africa, 1912 – 2015, Fish Hoek, South Africa)
Xhosa Mother, Peddie, Ciskei
probably late 1960s
hand-colored reproduction
paper size: 15 1/4 x 10 1/2 in.
South Africa, Africa
NAN321
Signed in pencil, lower left: Barbara Tyrrell I/I

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Christa Clarke on Barbara Tyrrell
Essay
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Pattern by Atlan Arceo-Witzl ’18
Inspired by the exhibition Other Side: Art, Object, Self
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.