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Piece of damask

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 14 3/16 x 21 1/4 in. (36 x 54 cm)

Accession Number

93.703

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground and the design are both of deep violet silk. The design consists of an ogival framework made up of four leaves connected by seed vessels, and two leaves in profile. In each ogee is a symmetrical bunch….

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection