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Linen fragment printed with pomegranate design

German, Lower Rhine
early 16th century


Dimensions

12 x 51 cm (4 3/4 x 20 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .51 x .12

Accession Number

97.489

Medium or Technique

Linen twill printed with oil-based pigment

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of undyed linen on which is stencilled or stamped with red/orange, a design of arches and conventional cone/pomegranate forms, from which spring flowers and leaves.

Provenance

Acquired by the donor by exchange with the Pratt Institute of Brooklyn, N.Y.,From the Collection bought by them of Salvadore & Son of Florence, Italy, in 1897.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection