The Irma Stern Trust Collection


Artist name:

DR Congo, Kuba

Artwork title:

Raffia pile cloth

Description: Kuba raffia pile cloth (velour de kasai). Type A11 Geometrical design - Mbolo. Pinkish red raffia canvas background, embroidered with natural and black colour raffia, the black lines in stem stitch.

Artwork date(s): before 1942
Artwork type: African Collection
Medium: palm raffia
Measurements: 585X535
Accession number: 316

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