Length of velvet furnishing fabric
Object Place: Spitalfields, England
360.04 x 139.06 cm (141 3/4 x 54 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk, cut and uncut voided velvet
Not On View
Panel of burgundy and green-gold silk cut and uncut velvet on white satin ground. Woven repeat design of arcaded columns, vases of flowers, and other architectural and floral motifs. Two and one half loom widths. Condition: Good, but some losses, reweavings, and piecing.
Bisterne Manor, Ringwood, Hampshire since 1955-56; Spink & Son Ltd.; purchased by MFA, Boston, December 21, 1988.
Edwin E. Jack Fund, William E. Nickerson Fund, Textile Income Purchase Fund, and Textile Curator's Fund