Requires Photography

length of fabric

Sardinian
1970s?


Dimensions

Length x width: 292.1 × 198.1 cm (115 × 78 in.)

Accession Number

2018.3749

Medium or Technique

wool plain weave with supplementary weft patterning

Not On View

Classifications

Textiles

cream and brown brocaded length with stylized animal figures.

Provenance

Between about 1962 and 1989, acquired by Emanuel Balkin and Lorraine Balkin (b. 1930 - d. 2017) for Décor International, Boston; 2018, gift of Emanuel Balkin to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: Emanuel and Lorraine Balkin founded and operated the gallery Décor International from 1962 until 1989.

Credit Line

Gift of Emanuel Balkin