Quilt: Sarasa

Two hearts in harmony

Japanese
2000
Tomie Nagano (Japanese, born 1950)


Object Place: Shari-town, Hokkaido, Japan

Dimensions

Height x width: 94 1/2 x 94 1/2 in. (240 x 240 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2239

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; resist dyed; cotton filling; pieced and quilted with polyester thread

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Log cabin quilt with resist-dyed textiles imported from India and Indonesia. Shades of blue, white, brown and purple diamond patterning surrounded with a dark blue border.

Provenance

February 17, 2007, gift of Tomie Nagano to Wayne E. Nichols; 2011, gift of Nichols to the MFA. (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Wayne E. Nichols

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.