FABRIC OF INDIA

July 7, 2019
to
October 13, 2019
The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art
5401 Bay Shore Road
Sarasota, FL 34243
Sari
Sari
This exhibition showcases over 200 superb examples drawn from the internationally-renowned holdings of London’s Victoria & Albert Museum and private collections. Fabric of India illustrates the variety, technical sophistication, and adaptability of Indian textiles from the third to the twenty-first centuries. Through a stunning range of historical dress, carefully preserved fabrics, and cutting-edge fashion, discover how Indian textiles have been interwoven with religion, politics, and global trade for centuries. Sari (detail) Bangaluru, Karnataka ca. 1867 Silk and metal-wrapped thread 790 x 109cm, V&A: 6107 (IS) © Victoria and Albert Museum, London Paid for in part by Sarasota County Tourist Development Tax Revenues.
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    • Discounts Available
    • Family Friendly
    • Handicapped Accessible