Damask fragment

Probably Spanish
17th century


Object Place: Spain or Portugal

Dimensions

135 x 54.5 cm (53 1/8 x 21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.885

Medium or Technique

Silk damask with silk satin backing

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Repeating symmetrical motif of leopards, dogs, deer, rabbits, foxes and swine around sparse stylized foliage. Red warp and yellow weft silkd yarns. Condition fair.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection