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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
17th–18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 7 7/8 x 10 5/8 in. (20 x 27 cm)

Accession Number

97.586

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of pale gray blue satin. The design of bars with vines twisting around them is woven with yellow silk.

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