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    'La Lumbre Gitana / The Gypsy Life', by Arpilleristas Fundació Ateneu Sant Roc. (Photo: Roser Corbera)
    'La Lumbre Gitana / The Gypsy Life', by Arpilleristas Fundació Ateneu Sant Roc. (Photo: Roser Corbera)

     

    Title of Textile:La Lumbre Gitana / The Gypsy Life
    Maker: Arpilleristas Fundació Ateneu Sant Roc
    Country of Origin: Catalonia / Spain
    Year Produced: 2009
    Size (cm): 67cm x 62cm
    Materials: Scraps of material hand sewn onto burlap
    Type of Textile: Arpillera
    Description:

    This arpillera depicts fire as the focal point. In so doing it reflects the relevance of fire in the communal life of gypsies living in the area.

    Owner: Fundació Ateneu Sant Roc collection
    Location: Fundació Ateneu Sant Roc, Catalonia/Spain
    Original / Replica: Original
    Photographer: Roser Corbera



    Textile exhibited at: 'Arpilleras Aus Chile' -Eine Retrospektive, 6/05/2010 - 28/05/2010



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