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Eight Years of Textiles, History, Art, Gardens, and a Little Mental Traveling with Courtney Barnes

4.24.2008

Blue Velvet (Or Cotton, Linen and Silk)



Blue, an exhibition that looks at the meaning of indigo hues on textiles, continues at the Textile Museum through September. Included are blue textiles ranging from Greco-Roman and pre-Columbian tunic fragments to contemporary creations.

Shown top, a cotton fragment from India, possibly 17th century. Shown second, a 20th century Chinese-Indonesian cloth.

3 comments:

Enzie Shahmiri said...

Uh, these are lovely! I am a huge fan of Eastern motives.

Style Court said...

me too enzie!

Yoli said...

I love the shades of blue.