Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Embroidered Panel with Figure

Date:
12th–15th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Chimú
Medium:
Cotton, camelid hair
Dimensions:
H x W: 59 3/4 x 37in. (151.8 x 94cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of John Wise, 1956
Accession Number:
1978.412.12
Not on view
[John Wise Ltd., New York, until 1956]; Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

The Society of the Four Arts. Primitive Art from Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. Palm Beach: The Society of the Four Arts, 1964, 25.

Lapiner, Alan C. Pre-Columbian Art of South America. New York: H. N. Abrams, 1976.

Rowe, Ann P. Costumes and Featherwork of the Lords of Chimor: Textiles from Peru's North Coast. Washington, DC: Textile Museum, 1984, pp. 130-131, 121.



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