Collection Artwork
Abdoulaye Konaté (born Diré, Mali, 1953)
Métamorphose de papillon
overall size: 85 7/8 x 72 7/8 in.
Tang purchase
Inscribed and signed in marker, on white fabric appliqued on lower verso: title [underlined]: métamorphose de / Pappillon_ / dim. [underlined] 212 cm x 185 cm / tech [underlined] . textile / année: [underlined] 2017 / Abdoulaye Konaté
Signed in marker, on same white fabric appliqued on lower verso, to right of material and date information: AKonaté

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
Pattern by Evelyn Wang ’19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.