Phulkari Shawl Maker: Unknown

ca. 1890–1920

Asian Art

Not on view
Medium

Cotton, plain weave with silk floss embroidery

Dimensions

102 15/16 × 52 in. (261.5 × 132.1 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Geetanjali and Nayan Chanda in honor of Geetanjali's mother, Amarjit Bhagwant Singh, and the Attic Collection, Delhi

Accession Number

2015.58.2

Geography
Culture
Period

19th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

The Attic collection of Amarjit Bhagwant Singh, New Delhi, India, and then to her daughter Geetanjali Chanda, faculty at Yale.
Bibliography
  • "Acquisitions 2015," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin: Online Supplement (accessed December 1, 2015), 24
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Additional information

Object/Work type

shawls

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