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82nd & Fifth: STARTING OVER by Lizzie Cleland

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Fewer than six feet high, this modest tapestry--woven in wool and a bit of silk thread--depicts a simple yet charming country scene. "[It] is almost the antithesis of what one expects from a great sixteenth-century weaving," says curator Lizzie Cleland.

Take a closer look at the tapestry.