Jalapa de Diaz Oaxaca Multicolored Bird and Flower Huipil
Jalapa de Diaz Oaxaca Multicolored Bird and Flower Huipil

Jalapa de Diaz Oaxaca Multicolored Bird and Flower Huipil


Collection

AFFA Textiles


Identifier

AFFA11


Artist

unknown


Description

Hand embroidered with rayon fabric, this huipil is from Jalapa de Diaz, Oaxaca, Mexico. This style of huipil can take about about 30 days to create and features a pattern of multicolored birds and flowers, a representation of the vibrant flora and fauna of the Jalapa de Diaz area.


Medium

textile

Where Made (Region)

Jalapa de Diaz, Oaxaca

Where Made (Country)

Mexico

How Acquired

Donation

When Acquired

Nov 20 2020

Name of Donor

Austin Friends of Folk Art