The Daughters of the Northen Lights (Aurora Borealis) or The Suitors
Accession number TD1993.132.1
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 Material Information
Title: The Daughters of the Northen Lights (Aurora Borealis) or The Suitors tapestry
Physical Description: Artifact
Creator: Gerhard Munthe ( Designer )
Nini Stoltenberg ( Maker )
Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum Tapestry Studio ( Manufacturer )
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Textiles/Textile Design -- Mythology -- Nationalism -- Artist/Art Colony/Art School -- Figurative
Genre: tapestry
 Notes
Content description: Woolen tapestry loosely based on Norse legends and mythology. Wool weft woven on a linen warp tapestry depicting an image of three polar bears approaching three female figures with stylized flame-like blonde hair; stylized waves and mountains in background.
Preferred Citation: The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: WOLF001773
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location: The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: accession number - TD1993.132.1
Classification: Textile

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