Asian Art :: India

Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom [kain sembagi], depicting patchwork motif

INDIA - INDONESIA

Ceremonial cloth and sacred heirloom [kain sembagi], depicting patchwork motif

late 18th century, Coromandel Coast (Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh), India, found in Indonesia

cotton mordant painted, print and mordant dye

289.0 x 86.0 cm

Gift of Michael Abbott AO QC through the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 2008

Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide

20083A56