Cotton, plain weave; embellished with feathers knotted and attached with cotton in back stitches
88.9 × 70.2 cm (35 × 27 5/8 in.)
Kate S. Buckingham Endowment
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Heidi King, Peruvian Featherworks, Art of the Precolumbian Era (New York, The Metropolitan Miuseum of Art, 2012), 124-127, cat. 14 (ill.).
Richard Townsend with Elizabeth Pope, Indian Art of the Americas at The Art Institute of Chicago (The Art Institute of Chicago with Yale University Press, 2016), 349, cat 316 (ill.).
Art Institute of Chicago, Department of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, Nov. 16, 1987-Feb. 17, 1988.
Art Institute of Chicago, Mexican, Central and South American Textiles: A Living Legacy, Oct. 28, 1992-Jan. 17, 1993.
Art Institute of Chicago, Department of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, May 10-Oct. 27, 1994.
Art Institute of Chicago, Department of African and Amerindian Art, May 17, 2000 Feb. 7, 2001.
Art Institute of Chicago, The African and Amerindian Galleries, April 29-September 14, 2015.
Eduard Gaffron (1861–1931), Lima, Peru, from 1892 to 1912, then Berlin, from 1912 [correspondence and documentation in curatorial object file, Arts of the Americas]; by descent to his children, Mercedes Gaffron, Berlin then Durham S.C., and Hans Gaffron (1902–1979), Berlin then Chicago [Gaffron number G1294; correspondence and documentation of the Gaffron Collection in curatorial object file, Arts of the Americas and Textiles Department]; sold to the Art Institute, 1955.
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