Damask

Italian
early 16th century


Dimensions

Overall: 85 x 60.5 cm (33 7/16 x 23 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.615

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground and pattern are both gray blue, the latter is brought out by the contrast of weaves. The design is an elaboration of the 15th century design of leaf-like forms made up of reversed cures and filled with …

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection