Drawing for flag’s decorative field - ROM2016_14992_46


Drawing for flag’s decorative field

Maker: Unidentified Artist and Workshop
Geography: Ghana
Date: date unknown
68.5 × 85.8 cm
Object number: 2012.65.79
Credit Line: Federico Carmignani Asafo Collection; This acquisition was made possible with the generous support of the Louise Hawley Stone Charitable Trust
Not on view

When interacting with their customers, asafo flagmakers may create drawings that illustrate the narrative requested by a specific company. They use these to map out the decorative field of a flag.

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