Requires Photography

Rug

Native American (Navajo)
mid 20th century
Alice Begay


Dimensions

24 x 31 inches

Accession Number

2018.3792

Medium or Technique

wool plain weave (tapstry)

Not On View

Classifications

Textiles

Beige wool rug patterned with large figures in white, gray, and orange. Tag reads: Alice Begay No. 3060 $187.50

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