Joseph Soustiel, Paris 1951 -
private collection, Switzerland
The Textile Gallery
Museum purchase, Roscoe and Margaret Oakes Income Fund
Display at acquisition, DeYoung 1986
Unravelling Yarns rotation, (1993-6)
A small carpet with long kilim ends. The field is occupied by what appears to be the figure of a lion in profile, its head in the upper left severely truncated or foreshortened by the the inner border, the wider of two that surround the field.