Panel of silk weaving
Object Place: Italy
107.7 x 151.5 cm (42 3/8 x 59 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk damask ground with silk brocade
Not On View
Three horizontal rows of sprays of single flowers, two blue and cream, the middle one dark red and cream, woven in silks on a ground of gold colored silk damask with a very large symmetrical floral pattern. Composed of several pieces, some with selvedges of several narrow stripes. Very worn, many holes, some repaired with running stitches.
Gift of Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne