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The artwork inspired by the portrait of Leontyna Gogulska (1909-1911) by Jacek Malczewski, the great Polish symbolist painter.

According to Gogulska's family, Malczewski himself wanted to paint the portrait because she was reminding him his beloved mother, who died in 1898.

plywood, 60cm x 60cm / 23.5" x 23,5"

388 nails

15000 connections

6.7km / 4.2miles

29 types/colors of the thread

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