Portfolio Category: ART OBJECTS

Tharasna pile carpet

Pile carpet Tharasna. Woll, traditional dyes. Ait Bou Ichaouen tribe. Talsint area. Eastern Morocco. Circa 1970. Size cm. 370 x 180 (145 x 71 inches). Very good condition. Price on request
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Algerian embroidery

Embroidered panel. Silk embroidery on linen natural dyes. Algeria. 18th. century or earlier. Dimension 84 x 15 (33 x 6 inches). Good condition with some embroidery losses. Most probably a fragment from a women ‘ s head covering “Tenshifa”. Tanshifa/scarves, were traditionally worn by Algerian women as head coverings on ceremonial occasions.Price on request
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Tsutsugaki

Tsutsugaki boro fragment. Cotton. Japan. Late 19th. early 20th. century. Good condition. Cm. 92.5 cm x 96.5 (36 x 38 inches). This fragment taken from an indigo dyed cotton tsutsugaki futon cover is made of individual hand dyed pieces that are reconfigured in such a random manner that the end result--this fractured, buoyant, playful design--would…
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Yam mask

Yam mask. Coiled cane and natural pigments. Wombisa village. Southern Abelam people. PNG. Circa 1940. Cm. 38 h. (1'3" h.). Great colors and expression, fine aged patina on reverse. This striking mask has a round, fairly naturalistic face with good colors and big ears. While the colors are fresh you can see from the aged…
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