Linen fragment printed with pomegranate design
German, Lower Rhine
early 16th century
12 x 51 cm (4 3/4 x 20 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .51 x .12
Medium or Technique
Linen twill printed with oil-based pigment
Not On View
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.
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.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection