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Modbee shirt
Modbee shirt
Designer:
Date:
ca. 1971
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pieced And Appliquéd Guatamalan Cotton Paired-thread Warp-resist Dyeing (ikat) And Paired Warp- And Weft-resist-dyeing (double-ikat); San Blas Island (Panama) Cotton Molas (appliqué And Reverse Appliqué); And Kutch (India) Cotton Plain Weave With Cotton Embroidery (cross, Chain, Interlaced, Arrowhead, And Feather Stitches); Woven And Embroidered Silk Ribbons; Printed Cotton Plain Weave; And Applied Buttons, Keys, Pendants, Fasteners, And Museum Buttons
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1994.161.2
Acquisition Date:
1994-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of Yvonne B. Porcella in memory of Margaret A. Brosnan

Exhibition History:

The Summer of Love Experience: Art, Fashion, and Rock & Roll, de Young Museum, 4/8/17 - 8/20/17
Artwear: Fashion & Anti-Fashion, Legion of Honor, 2005

Long sleeve shirt of pieced and appliquéd fabrics including Guatamalan cotton paired-thread warp-resist dyeing (ikat) and paired warp- and weft-resist-dyeing (double-ikat); San Blas Island (Panama) cotton molas (appliqué and reverse appliqué); and Kutch (India) cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery (cross, chain, interlaced, arrowhead, and feather stitches); woven and embroidered silk ribbons; printed cotton plain weave; and applied buttons, keys, pendants, fasteners, and museum buttons.