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Title

woman's skirtcloth ('lawo redu')

20th century


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Place where the work was made

Flores Indonesia


Cultural origin

Lio people


Date

20th century


Media category

Textile


Materials used

handspun cotton, natural dyes; warp 'ikat'


Dimensions

143.5 x 144.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Alex Biancardi 2000


Location

Not on display


Accession number

275.2000



Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Sylvia Fraser-Lu, Handwoven textiles of South-East Asia, Singapore, 1988.

Robyn Maxwell, Textiles of Southeast Asia : tradition, trade and transformation, Canberra, 1990.