Textile length: Light bulb

African, Nigerian
2004


Object Place: Nigeria

Dimensions

Overall: 91.4 x 118.1 cm (36 x 46 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.72

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, wax resisted and printed

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Combination

“Light bulb” print. Selvedge printed: “Veritable Real Wax as Hollandais 20301”

Provenance

Purchased in Ghanaian market by the MFA, February 23, 2005

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Jeremy and Hanne Grantham