Antique Indian Textile

Antique Indian Textile

$ 600.00
  • Artist: unknown
  • Date: late 19th/early 20th century
  • Medium: cotton textile
  • Origin: India
  • Unframed size: approximately 18 x 25
  • Framed size: approximately 25 x 31
  • Signed: none
  • Condition: antique condition; some staining, yarn loss, broken mirrored detail
  • Framing: Work is mounted in a shadow box style on a linen-colored textured mat, framed in a muted gold box frame under acrylic.
  • Price: $600 (plus sales tax for TX residents)

This striking antique wall hanging from the Kutch region in the Indian state of Gujurat features a primitive depiction of Hindu iconography including the goddess Lakshmi and peacocks, both symbols of prosperity. The vivid colors – mustard yellow, plum and bright pink – evoke a contemporary cheeriness that will warm any space.