Yine Textile Collection Mixed

No items found.
100% Cotton. Handpainted with Natural Pigment.
$ 150.00 USD
$ 150.00 USD
Buy now

This is a collection of hand-painted cotton panels by Yine artist Emily Urquía Sebastián. The designs come from traditional Yine iconography which in addition to being used as their body art, can also represent animal spirits. In this grouping you have the labyrinth and the eagle. The textiles are painted with tree bark, clay, and achiote seed.

Dimensions (approximate): 38cm x 30cm.

FREE INTERNATIONAL DHL SHIPPING INCLUDED.
Client responsible for any related import taxes.

Yine

There are 31 Yine designs, each with a particular meaning which are passed down orally from elders. The iconography of the designs are mainly based on animals according to their physical attributes. A commonly used representation is the back of the boa known as “mantona."

learn more
CERAMICS
JEWELRY
TEXTILES

There are 31 designs of the Yine peoples and each design varies with a particular meaning, which can have a different meaning in another town or community. These designs are also a continuation of their traditional body art. The iconography of these designs are mainly based on animals according to their physical qualities. Common representations are: tiger footprints, bones of deer and peccaries, frogs, turtles, jaguars, and tiger skin and spots.

The main colors used in Yine textiles are:

  • Red, which represents human and animal blood, is related to war and hunting in times of conflict.
  • Black, which represents death.
  • White, which represents peace and tranquility at a time when there are no wars or confrontation.
HUNTING
NATURAL PRODUCTS
jempo

More products

El Dueño del Limón Común

painting by Pecon Quena

$ 320.00 USD
$ 320.00 USD
Buy now

El Dueño de Barbasco

painting by Pecon Quena

$ 160.00 USD
$ 160.00 USD
Buy now

El Dueño de Lengua de Perro

painting by Pecon Quena

$ 160.00 USD
$ 160.00 USD
Buy now

El Dueña de Caña Colorado

painting by Pecon Quena

$ 160.00 USD
$ 160.00 USD
Buy now

Awajun Combs

100% cotton and caña brava

$ 130.00 USD
$ 130.00 USD
Buy now

Matsés Ceramic Set

Hand-fired clay. Natural pigment.

$ 150.00 USD
$ 150.00 USD
Buy now

Awajún Tukup Bag Large

Handwoven from Aguaje Fibre

$ 260.00 USD
$ 260.00 USD
Buy now

Awajún Tukup Bag Small

Handwoven from Aguaje Fibre

$ 230.00 USD
$ 230.00 USD
Buy now