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Piece of damask

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 16 15/16 x 12 3/16 in. (43 x 31 cm)

Accession Number

93.794

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red satin ground on which is a design of leaves and seed vessels arranged to form an ogival frame-work, and enclosing symmetrical groups of conventional plant forms. The design which is yellow is rather angular in drawing.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection