Greek (province of Epirus or Ionian Islands)
18th or 19th century
Object Place: Epirus or Ionian Islands, Greece
94 x 41.5 cm (37 x 16 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One face of a long cushion cover. Polychrome silk yarns on undetermined ground. Design of blue and green leaves alternating with two kinds of pink flowers shows strong Turkish influence. Backing and green border modern; inner yellow and purple border may be a later addition.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection