Panel

Italian
16th–17th century


Object Place: Italy or Spain

Dimensions

125 x 196 cm (49 3/16 x 77 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.809

Medium or Technique

Silk damask, silk and linen woven trim, and linen backing

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Symmetrical stylized leafy flower with tear-drop center containing a palmate motif; leafy stalk joining adjacent flowers; topped by a pair of confronted birds regardant; repeating in dense taggered rows. Red and yellow silk yarns. Some repairs.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection