Chief's Blanket, between 19th and 20th century

  • Navajo, Native American

Wool

  • Framed: Overall (warp x weft): 73 3/4 × 51 inches (187.3 × 129.5 cm)

Gift of the family of the late Henry Glover Stevens

34.38

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Crosses (motifs)
  • Geometric patterns
  • Navajo
  • Wool (textile)
  • Textile
  • Blanket (covering)
  • Chief blanket
  • Southwest

Provenance

Henry Glover Stevens [d. ca. 1934] (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1934, bequeathed to siblings Annie Stevens Woodruff, Ellen Stevens Whitall, and William P. Stevens; 1934-present, given 1934 to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Navajo, Native American, Chief's Blanket, between 19th and 20th century, wool . Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the family of the late Henry Glover Stevens, 34.38.