Cotton plain weave with woven gold metallic thread band and fringe, known as muslin or mul mul; tie-dyed with vegetable dyes; inked inscription
on one end: possibly numbers 92111, followed by two long dashes (handwritten, black ink)
1275.1 × 14.6 cm (502 × 5 3/4 in.)
James D. Tigerman Estate Fund
Extended information about this artwork
Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, Fabricating Fashion, Aug. 20, 2022–Jan. 2, 2023, no. cat.
Pawan and Suchil Soni, Jangid Bhawan, Rajasthan, India, by July 2021 [this and the following according to personal communication from T. Halle, Cora Ginsburg, LLC, Feb. 24, 2022; copy in curatorial object file, Textiles Department]; sold to private collection, New York, July 2021; consigned to Titi Halle, Cora Ginsburg, Sharon, CT [invoice SN1453, Feb. 1, 2022; copy in curatorial object file, Textiles Department]; sold to the Art Institute of Chicago, 2022.
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