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Piece of silk weaving

Spanish
1700–50


Object Place: Spain

Dimensions

Overall: 166.4 x 43.2 cm (65 1/2 x 17 in.)

Accession Number

50.312

Medium or Technique

Silk Weaving, compound satin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Compound satin weave. Pattern in cream, tan, rust and rose on a bright blue ground. Overall pattern of ogival panels with large symmetrical floral arrangements in the centers and at the sides. Repeat not complete. Piece composed of a number of fragments, irregular shape. Soiled and stained, many holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Bliss Knapp