The Veiled Christ Silk Caftan
Designer: Kehinde Wiley Studio
Materials: 100% silk with a satin finish (19mm)
This limited edition silk caftan features Kehinde Wiley’s 2008 painting The Veiled Christ, reimagined from Giuseppe Sanmartino’s 1753 marble sculpture of the same name. Providing the image of an anonymous figure, a white shroud clings to a muscular brown body, beneath which appears only faint impressions of his musculature and facial features. The background features an elegant floral textile, with botanical tendrils emanating around the model’s body and into the foreground.
Sizes: XS/S, M/L
Net proceeds from your purchase support Black Rock Sénégal, Wiley's artist in residence program in Dakar, Sénégal.