Greek (Cyclades Islands, Naxos)
Overall (objects folded; old dimensions retained): 53.5 x 57 cm (21 1/16 x 22 7/16 in.)
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Heavy white linen ground; the geometrical design is worked with red silk, variety of coloring being given by the direction of the stitches. On three sides of each piece of linen is a narrow border of geometrical forms. Pieced and mended.
Purchased by the donor of D.G. Kelekian, for $22.00.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection