Lot 4
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TLINGIT CEREMONIAL DANCE BLANKET

Estimate
40,000 - 60,000 USD
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Description

  • wool
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.

Provenance

Andy Warhol Collection

Sold Sotheby's New York, April 1988, lot 2570

Catalogue Note

For related examples see Sotheby's New York, May 2011, lot 32; and, Sotheby's New York, May 2010, lots 60 and 61.
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