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), pp. 124-127 (ill.) cat. 14.
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), pp. 349, cat 316.
The Art Institute of Chicago, Department of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, November 16, 1987- February 17, 1988
Art Institute of Chicago, Mexican, Central and South American Textiles: A Living Legacy, October 28, 1992-January 17, 1993
The Art Institute of Chicago, Department of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, May 10- October 27,1994
The Art Institute of Chicago, Department of African and Amerindian Art, May 17, 2000- February 7,2001
The 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 [History of the Department report (Joanne Behrens, 1985) and correspondence in curatorial file]; by descent to his children Mercedes Gaffron, Berlin then Durham S.C. 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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