Quilt: Ohshima silk

Two hearts in harmony

Japanese
2003
Tomie Nagano (Japanese, born 1950)


Object Place: Shari-town, Hokkaido, Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 121 1/16 x 95 11/16 in. (307.5 x 243 cm)

Accession Number

2016.755

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; double ikat; cotton filling; pieced and quilted with silk thread

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Log cabin quilt with blue, brown and black double ikat fabrics forming diagonal bands.

Provenance

February 17, 2007, gift of the artist to Wayne E. Nichols, Dedham, MA; 2016, gift of Wayne E. Nichols to the MFA. (Accession date: November 9, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Wayne E. Nichols

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.