Hung Liu
Loom, 1999

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Artwork Info

Artwork title
Artist name
Hung Liu
Date created
oil on canvas
80 in. x 110 in. (203.2 cm x 279.4 cm)
Date Acquired
Collection SFMOMA
Purchase through a gift of Nelcy Tarics
© Hung Liu
Permanent URL
Artwork Status
Not on view at this time.

Artist Hung Liu used an old photograph as a source for Loom (1999), a painting of a woman working on a loom, combining it with rich colors and traditional Chinese imagery of birds and flowers that came to her mind as she worked.

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