Burma, Chin State, Mara Chin

Man’s ceremonial cloth (cawng nak puan), 1920–40

Silk; warp-faced tabby with twill weave and discontinuous supplementary weft patterns

Acquired through the George and Mary Rockwell Fund

2005.073.002

Northwestern Burma, Naga culture

Naga Chief’s mantel, ca. 1930–50

Cotton, dog hair, and cowrie shells

43 x 57 1/2 in.

Acquired through the George and Mary Rockwell Fund

2013.008

 

Textile for traveling

Laos, Tai Daeng people

Textile for traveling, or baby-covering, with diamond designs, ca. 1930–60

Handspun silk with supplemental weft patterning and lac-red dye

49 x 23 in. (124.5 x 58.4 cm)

Gift of the Estate of Louise Taraldson Woods and other donors, by exchange

2008.005.001

Abdul Latiff bin Mohidin

Malaysian, born 1941

Tanpa Nama (Untitled), from the series Pago-Pago, 1968

Oil on canvas

33 x 27 1/2 in. (83.8 x 69.9 cm)

Gift of Dolores D. and Clifton R. Wharton, Jr.

99.074.010

Tiffany Chung Flora and Fauna Outgrowing the Future

Tiffany Chung 

Vietnamese-American, born 1969

Flora and Fauna Outgrowing the Future, 2010

Micro pigment ink, oil, and alcohol-based marker on vellum and paper

43 x 27 1/2 in. (109.2 × 69.9 cm) (sheet)

Acquired through the George and Mary Rockwell Fund

2014.014.002