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Piece of damask

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 5 5/16 x 7 5/16 in. (13.5 x 18.5 cm)

Accession Number

85.326

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Design of S-like forms, which make a frame-work for figures, suggested probably by symmetrically arranged branches of flowers and leaves. Both the design and the background are of salmon-pink silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales