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woven in pale yellow and blue against a rich black ground, with a central rectangular face, within an abstract totemic field enclosing stylized wings, eyes and other crest characteristics, the lateral fields similarly ornamented; four corner ties in black and yellow remaining at each side.
Andy Warhol Collection
Sold Sotheby's New York, April 1988, lot 2570
For related examples see Sotheby's New York, May 2011, lot 32; and, Sotheby's New York, May 2010, lots 60 and 61.