Border from a bed cover
Object Place: Greece, Epirus or Ionian Islands
41 x 247 cm (16 1/8 x 97 1/4 in.) (detail shown)
Medium or Technique
Linen embroidered with silk
Not On View
Unbleached linen(?) embroidered with design of large red tulip-shaped buds detailed with stems bearing circular flowers, and blue leaf-like forms. Smaller forms are scattered over the ground. Border on three sides has design of undulating stem bearing red, blue and yellow leaves. Worked in deep blue, red, yellow and light green silks.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection