Cotton and wool (camelid), single interlocking tapestry weave
65.1 × 71.1 cm (25 5/8 × 28 in.)
Kate S. Buckingham Endowment
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Walter Lehmann with Heinrich Doering, Kunstgeschichete des Altan Peru (Berlin: Verlag Ernst Wasmuth A.G., 1924), pl. 119 (detail)
Walter Lehmann with Heinrich Doering, The Art of Old Peru (Ernst Wasmuth, 1924). pl. 112 (detail).
The Art Institute of Chicago, Department of African and Amerindian Art, March 26- August 23, 1993
The Art Institute of Chicago, Department of African and Amerindian Art, August 1- December 4, 1996
The Art Institute of Chicago, Department of African and Amerindian Art, April 21- August 26, 1999
The Art Institute of Chicago, Department of African and Amerindian Art, August 24- December 8, 2004
Eduard Gaffron (1861–1931), Lima, Peru, from 1892 to 1912, then Berlin, from 1912 [History of the Department report (Joanne Behrens, 1985) and correspondence in curatorial file]; by descent to his children Mercedes Gaffron, Berlin then Durham, SC, and Hans Gaffron (1902–1979), Berlin then Chicago [correspondence and documentation of the Gaffron Collection in curatorial file]; sold to the Art Institute, 1955.
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