Tailors and the Goat
Tailors and the Goat
Tailors and the Goat
Tailors and the Goat
Tailors and the Goat
Tailors and the Goat
Tailors and the Goat
Tailors and the Goat
Tailors and the Goat

Tailors and the Goat

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Ercigoj Art
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Series: Stories from beehive front panels
Motif: based on traditional folk motif
Type: Embroidered painting
Technique: Mixed embroidery
Year: 2012 - ongoing
Edition: Unlimited

Size: Small
Dimension: 32 x 14 cm | 12.6 x 5.5 in
Number of stitches: over 150,000
Thread length: over 1.9 km | over 1.2 mi
Thread colours: 19
Development: over 45 person hours

Tailors were from farmers often seen as less capable men, as they weren’t farming for a living like the honest farmers, and their work was deemed inferior. This resulted in a series of satiric motifs in which tailors are depicted as skinny and fearful, easily defeated even by goats.

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