Painted Barkcloth
Amazonian Region (undetermined source)
Said to possibly be Shipibo
Natural bark and natural dyes, stamped and painted
Size:  40 x 14.5 inches  (102 x 37 cm) 

From an old Dutch collection, no published references yet found, this very rare barkcloth is one of three, thought to date to the late 19th or early 20th century.

Price on request

 

Andres Moraga
moraga@lmi.net
andresmoraga.com
510-717-9149

Andres Moraga :: Barkcloth, Amazonian Region
Andres Moraga :: Barkcloth, Amazonian Region