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Two Southwest Weavings

Auction:
2376
Lot:
422
Sold for:
$4,994$4,250

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2376
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Two Southwest Weavings, Navajo, c. late 19th century, a multicolored twill woven double-saddle blanket (damaged), and a late classic pattern using natural and synthetic dyed homespun wool, with various shades of red for a background and dark indigo blue, 66 x 49 in.

Provenance: From a New England historical society.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

New England, Navajo people, Navajo rug, Navajo tribe, Saddle, Saddle blanket, Textile arts, Twill, Weaving

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