Requires Photography

Piece of damask

Persian


Dimensions

111 x 106 cm (43 11/16 x 41 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.06 x 1.11

Accession Number

16.279

Medium or Technique

Satin Damask

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep pinkish red satin ground, the design of angularly drawn sprays of conventional flowers and star-like forms is of cream white silk; on four sides is a conventional flower border flanked by a reciprocal design. Folded when photographed.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection