Artist Xhosa, African
Title
  • Over Skirt with Beads and Stripes
  • Itshali Langaphezulu
Date 1950s
Medium cotton and glass
Dimensions Overall: 31 × 51 inches (78.7 × 129.5 cm)
Credit Line Museum Purchase, Friends of African and African American Art, Joseph H. Parsons Fund, Gilbert B. and Lila Silverman, DeRoy General Acquisition Fund, General Art Purchase Fund, Ralph Harman Booth Bequest Fund, James Pearson Duffy Fund; gifts from Georges D. Rodrigues by exchange
Accession Number 2004.1.35
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View African: Journey of Life N105, Level 1 (see map)
2004-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)