Requires Photography

Piece of damask

Italian
Late 16th?–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/2 x 13 3/16 in. (14 x 33.5 cm)

Accession Number

93.272

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of deep red satin: the design of sprays of seed vessels and leaves, lions, dogs, etc., is of the same colored silk and is brought out by the contrast of weaves.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection