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Selections from the William L. Bryant West Indies Collection: Fiber Arts

Paintings | Sculpture | Fiber Arts | Household Items | Musical Instruments | About the Collection

Please scroll down to view selected fiber arts from the William L. Bryant West Indies Collection. Images on this website may not be reproduced in any form without permission from the University of Central Florida Library, except as allowed under current copyright law.

Guyana

Attributed to the peoples of the high jungle in Guyana, 20th century.
Knotted String Hammock

98 1/2" x 41"

Purse-form Box Basket Bags

Woven Straw
8 1/2" x 2 3/4", 8 1/2" x 5 1/4", 11 1/4" x 5 1/4"

Vase-form Basket
Woven Straw
8 1/2" x 4 1/2"

Attributed to the peoples of the high jungle in Guyana, 20th century.

Carved Wood Comb With Feathers
2 1/2" x 7"
Beaded Head Ornament With Feathers
4" x 10"

Haiti

Madame Duquel,
untitled
Yarn Embroidery
23 1/2" x 19 1/2"

unknown artist
untitled
Yarn Embroidery
20 3/4" x 13"

Jamaica

casava sieve, (8 1/2" diam.)
carved plumwood spoon, (7 3/4" x 2")
gourd dipper, (12" x 5")

Martinique

unknown artist
3 Dolls in typical Creole dress of Martinique.

Paint, Basketry and Cloth
8 1/2"

unknown artist
Woman's cotton plaid hat; typical Creole pillbox style of Martinique.
Cotton Cloth

9" x 6 1/2"

unknown artist

["Bee"]
untitled
Cloth appliqué with mixed media, wasp cloth and palm leaf.
25 1/2" x 34"

unknown artist

["Bee"]
untitled
Cloth appliqué with mixed media cloth, cotton, linen, velvet and palm leaf.

27 1/2" x 21"



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