Piece of printed silk
second half of 19th century
107 x 71 cm (42 1/8 x 27 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pongee colored silk, on which is printed with bright green, blue, yellow, red and black, a design of long leaves, heart-shaped leaves, crowns and irregular forms. On one side is a border of scattered flower forms. This piece was designed, it is said by Alma-Tadema or Walter Crane. There are several yards of this which have been put in the duplicate collection.
Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection