Navajo Germantown 3rd Phase Chief's Blanket with Spider Woman Crosses, Richard Avedon Estate c. 1890s, 61" x 77"
- Circa: 1890s
- Size: 61'' x 77''
Ex. Richard Avedon Estate. This textile is in very good condition. There is one small old repair area. There are very small holes and some moth grazing. The grey-blue color has fading to it, but it is even on both sides. The warp count is 11 and the weft count is 44, per inch. Acquired from a private collector in Arizona. Owner originally paid $12,000. Includes catalog of the Avedon collection. Weaving is published on pages 8 and 10. Richard Avedon was one of the foremost photographers of the 20th century. This is a wonderful collecting opportunity.