Asian Art

Jacket

ca. 1950

Handwoven cotton with silk embroidery

24 1/2 x 55 1/2 in. (62.23 x 140.97 cm)
Ann B. Goodman Collection, Gift of Ann B. Goodman
2015.125.492
Culture: 
Chinese, Hani
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Geography: 
Chinese
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Acquired in 2009 from Pam Nadjowsky, Santa Fe NM. Field collected by Pam Nadjowsky. This classic Hani hand-woven cotton jacket with silk embroidery was collected in Xiding Town by Pam Nadjowski. (http://www.textiletreasures.info/about-the-collector.html) from Te Shong (see Photo 514) and purchased from Nadjoowski by abg. The garment was made by Te Shong’s grandmother about 60 years ago. Nadjowski still has the garments of Te Shong and her mother.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.