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Piece of damask

Possibly Italian


Dimensions

Overall: 31.3 x 67.5 cm (12 5/16 x 26 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

95.1214

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of red satin. The design consists of short curving acanthus-like leaves, making a frame work. In each is a symmetrical, conventional group of flowers, leaves and fruit. The design is woven with natural colored linen and red silk. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection