Qalamkar Hanging, between 1850 and 1900

  • Iranian

Printed cotton

  • Overall: 75 1/2 × 43 inches (191.8 × 109.2 cm)

Gift of Mrs. Ernest Kanzler

44.158

Department

Asian Art

  • Dyeing
  • Hand coloring
  • Painting (coating)
  • Bleaching
  • Stamping (marking)
  • Cotton (fiber)
  • Printed
  • Hanging
  • Ornamental motifs
  • Resist printing
  • Floral motifs
  • Iranian
  • Isfahan
  • Animals
  • Tigers
  • Peacocks

Mrs. Ernest Kanzler

1944-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Iranian, Qalamkar Hanging, between 1850 and 1900, printed cotton. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. Ernest Kanzler, 44.158.