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Basket : The Red and the Black

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Plaited ash splint basket in roughly rectangular shape bears heat-transferred images of Mickey Mouse, the lion passant, and the lion rampant. Red-and-black-ink checkerboard pattern within diamonds decorates the vessel.

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, Massachusetts, spring 1994; collection of the anonymous donor.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1992

Object Place

Berkeley, California, United States

Dimensions

43.18 x 17.78 x 17.78 cm (17 x 7 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

1994.250

Medium or Technique

Ash splint, paper, photocopy heat-transfer; plaiting

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Basketry