Mudcloth

West African
After 1970


Dimensions

Overall: 160 x 109.2 cm (63 x 43 in.)

Accession Number

2013.35

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Brown and beige mudcloth with pattern of many short lines, with long stripes and a few diamond shapes interspersed throughout.
McMillan# Nono TX 001

Provenance

Between about 1970 and 1990, acquired by Genevieve McMillan (b. 1922 - d. 2008), Cambridge, MA; 2008, to the Genevieve McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation, Cambridge; 2013, gift of the Genevieve McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation to the MFA. (Accession date: January 30, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of the Genevieve McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation