Requires Photography

Piece of damask

Probably Italian or Spanish


Dimensions

Height x width: 23.5 x 24 cm (9 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.495

Medium or Technique

Linen and wool, damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of heavy white linen. The design of conventional floral forms placed close together in groups of three, so as to give an all-over effect, is woven with red and green wool and white linen.

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