Woman's shawl

1920s


Dimensions

Height x width: 51 x 51 in. (129.5 x 129.5 cm) Other (Fringe): 58.4 cm (23 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1352

Medium or Technique

Printed silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Square cream silk shawl printed with a large, stylized blue flower at each corner, trimmed with long (23”) cream silk fringe on all four sides.

Provenance

Before 1989, collection of May Cassard Baldwin; by 1989, by descent to Florence Cassard Rowe (d. 1989); 1989, by inheritance to her daughter Barbara Rowe de Marneffe, MA; gift of de Marneffe to MFA (November 19, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Rowe de Marneffe