Requires Photography

Panel

African (Kuba)
1960s


Accession Number

2018.3764

Medium or Technique

Embroidered plain weave raffia

Not On View

Classifications

Textiles

Overskirt of raffia embroidered pile in interlaced geometric pattern of light and dard browns

Provenance

Between about 1962 and 1989, acquired by Emanuel Balkin and Lorraine Balkin (b. 1930 - d. 2017) for Décor International, Boston; 2018, gift of Emanuel Balkin to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: Emanuel and Lorraine Balkin founded and operated the gallery Décor International from 1962 until 1989.

Credit Line

Gift of Emanuel Balkin