These nine Indian trade textiles represent the luxury end of the vast textile trade that flourished between India and Indonesia from medieval times onwards.
Sarrasa: a group of nine Indian textiles made for export to Indonesia by Various, 16001900
© V&A Picture Library
- Art Fund grant:
- £13,735 ( Total: £54,942)
- Acquired in:
- Textile Arts Inc, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Their designs can be linked to Indian manuscript painting of the 15th century.
Textile Arts Inc. Santa Fe, New Mexico.