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Textile length

Probably French
late 17th–early 18th century


Dimensions

a: Overall: 80.6 x 53.7 cm (31 3/4 x 21 1/8 in.) b: Overall: 69.9 x 53.3 cm (27 1/2 x 21 in.)

Accession Number

96.424

Medium or Technique

Silk 4/1 satin damask (2) with supplementary continuous and discontinuous patterning wefts bound in 1/4 S-twill order on front with every 4th warp

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Silk damask with ground of white satin, weft patterned with design of long curving leaves, flowers and pomegranate-like forms woven with white, light blue, light green and light red silk, and gold thread supplementary wefts. Left side finish missing

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift to the MFA, September 1, 1896

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection