Requires Photography

Embroidery

Probably Turkish


Dimensions

47 x 149 cm (18 1/2 x 58 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.49 x .47

Accession Number

98.986

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Strips of white cotton sewed together. On this is embroidered or possibly woven, a design of ogival frameworks made up of flowers and leaves and enclosing conventional floral forms and four groups of three balls. The pattern is of blue and pinkish red silk.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of D. G. Kelekian for $15.00

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection