06 février 2019

Exhibition showcases over 60 examples of visually dynamic Central Asian ikat robes

Power of Pattern: Central Asian Ikats from the David and Elizabeth Reisbord Collection.  LOS ANGELES, CA.- The Los Angeles County Museum of Art presents Power of Pattern: Central Asian Ikats from the David and Elizabeth Reisbord Collection. On view February 3–July 28, 2019, the exhibition showcases over 60 examples of visually dynamic Central Asian ikat robes and wall hangings. Organized by motif, Power of Pattern examines how the region’s textile designers, dyers, and weavers used improvisation and abstraction to... [Lire la suite]
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14 août 2015

Ikat Chapan in Red and Yellow, Central Asia, 19th-20th Century

Ikat Chapan in Red and Yellow, Central Asia, 19th-20th Century. Estimate: 480 EUR. Photo Aucionata Dyed silk fabric (Ikat). Provenance: Important Austrian private collection The present Chapan is a traditional garment of Central Asia, which is worn as a jacket over the dress and can be made of different materials. In this case, it is a light woman coat of ikat, a colored silk fabric. It is decorated in red and yellow colors and lined with a patterned cotton fabric.The coat shows some wear, but is in good... [Lire la suite]
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30 avril 2014

Ikat Chapan in Red and Yellow, Central Asia, 19th-20th Century

Ikat Chapan in Red and Yellow, Central Asia, 19th-20th Century. Photo AUCTIONATA Dyed silk fabric (Ikat). Women’s coat in red and yellow with patterned cotton fabric lining. Sleeve length: 52 cm, sleeve width: 21 cm, back: 131 cm, shoulder width: 40 cm. Good overall condition. Estimation : 560 € / 700 € The present Chapan is a traditional garment of Central Asia, which is worn as a jacket over the dress and can be made of different materials. In this case, it is a light woman coat of ikat, a colored silk fabric. It is... [Lire la suite]
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