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Woman's Wrapper


M. Goné Dre Kobena Paul



Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Cotton; indigo tie dye (plangi)
Size: 42 1/2 x 58 1/2 in. (107.95 x 148.59 cm) (irregular, without fringe)
Creation Place: Africa, Côte d'Ivoire, Gabia
Culture: Gouro, Africa, Côte d'Ivoire
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Tag 'From Gambia/s/p oum'e/Côte d'Ivorie/1999', in black ink, on front of tag, tied to corner of fringe; 'Moneganen/(Stars)2.', in black ink, on back of tag
Physical Description: tie-dyed dark blue ground with yellow horizontal stripes and light blue veined circular pattern at center with bands of small irregular diamonds throughout; fringe on short ends
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Christina N. and Swan J. Turnblad Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 2000.21.2
Artist: Goné Paul, African (Côte d'Ivoire)
Role: Maker
Nationality: African, Gouro
Life Dates: African (Côte d'Ivoire)
Added to Site: February 28, 2009