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Piece of damask

Italian
Late 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 14 3/8 x 9 3/16 in. (36.5 x 23.4 cm)

Accession Number

97.588

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Green. The design of checked bands, making an ogival framework and enclosing vases of conventional flowers, is shown by the contrast of weaves.

Provenance

97.485 - 97.596 were 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