Mayan Blouse

Mayan Blouse

Latin American Mayan Blouse Artist: Unknown Culture/People: (Mayan) Place: Guatemala Media: Cotton, cotton thread Dims: 22.25 x 31.5 in (55.5 x 80 cm) Date: c. 1960-1970 Description:My grandfather, Rafael Guzman, was originally from Quetzaltenango, in the highlands of...
Chinese Porcelain Tureen and Platter

Chinese Porcelain Tureen and Platter

Asian Chinese Porcelain Tureen and Platter Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Chinese, Qing Dynasty Place: China Media: Porcelain Dims: Tureen 11 x 14 x 10 in. (27.94 x 35.56 x 25.4 cm) & Platter 1.5 x 15.5 x 12.75 in. (3.81 x 39.37 x 32.39 cm) Date: c. 1810-20 ...
Girl’s Skirt and Blouse

Girl’s Skirt and Blouse

Latin American Girl’s Skirt and Blouse Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Tarahumara/Raramuri Place: Chihuahua, Mexico Media: Muslin with red piping Dims: Blouse: 11.75 x 28.75 in. (29.37 x 71.87 cm), Skirt: 19 x 38 in. (47.5 x 95 cm). Date: c. 2004 Description: The...
Hat

Hat

Latin American Hat Artist: Julio Villa Ramirez Culture/People: Huichol Place: Huichol, Mexico Media: Vegetal fiber, squirrel tails, feathers, yarn, ribbon, denim Dims: 15.5 (diam.) in. (39.37 cm) Date: c. 1982-87 Description: Believed to be worn by a shaman, this...
Thanka or Thangka

Thanka or Thangka

Asian Thanka or Thangka Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Tibetan Buddhism or Vajrayana Place: Tibet Media: Silk cloth, thread, and pigment Dims: 34.75 x 21.75 in. (88.26 x 55.24 cm.) Date: c. 1850-90 Description: Tibet is often thought of as synonymous with its...