Mood Indigo: Textiles From Around the World

Mood Indigo illuminates the historic scope of this vibrant pigment. The exhibition features a set of tapestries from Belgium, a silk court robe from China, a vast array of kimonos from Japan, batiks and ikats from Indonesia and Africa, and ancient fragments from Peru and Egypt.
, 'Bedding Cover (futonji),' 19th Century, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Bedding Cover (futonji), 19th Century

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Qifu (dragon robe),' 1860-1870, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Qifu (dragon robe), 1860-1870

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Bedding cover (futonji),' Early 20th Century, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Bedding cover (futonji), Early 20th Century

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Tye-dyed cloth (adire oniko) with full moon (osu bamba),' , Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Tye-dyed cloth (adire oniko) with full moon (osu bamba)

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Child's Kimono,' Late 19th -early 20th Century, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Child's Kimono, Late 19th -early 20th Century

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Kimono,' early 20th century, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Kimono, early 20th century

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Kimono,' , Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Kimono

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Basinjom Mask and Gown,' , Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Basinjom Mask and Gown

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Kimono,' Early 20th Century, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Kimono, Early 20th Century

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Bedding cover (futonji),' 1900-1912, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Bedding cover (futonji), 1900-1912

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Ainu Robe (ci-karkar-pe),' 19th century, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Ainu Robe (ci-karkar-pe), 19th century

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Child's Kimono,' 19th century, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Child's Kimono, 19th century

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Summer informal kimono (yukata),' , Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Summer informal kimono (yukata)

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Wrapping Cloth (furoshiki),' 19th Century, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Wrapping Cloth (furoshiki), 19th Century

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Fireman's coat,' 19th Century, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Fireman's coat, 19th Century

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Cloth with Proverbial Text,' 20th century, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Cloth with Proverbial Text, 20th century

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Adire Eleko ("resist pasted on"),' 20th Century, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Adire Eleko ("resist pasted on"), 20th Century

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Fireman's hat (kaji zukin),' 19th century, Seattle Art Museum

Unknown Artist

Fireman's hat (kaji zukin), 19th century

Seattle Art Museum

, 'Tapestry: Asia,' Late 17th Century, Seattle Art Museum

Jacob van der BorchtJan Cobus

Tapestry: Asia, Late 17th Century

Seattle Art Museum