Object Place: Italy
182 x 196 cm (71 5/8 x 77 3/16 in.)
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Made up of several pieces; more than three full loom widths. Medium blue silk damask with symmetrical design of carnation bouquets issuing from leafy stands, separated vertically by pairs of carnation sprigs. At left and right, a flowering vine running vertically. Selvedges appear on back of panel. Condition fair; a few small holes; many stains. Bound on three sides with yellow-green taffeta tape.
Gift of Gino Lorenzo Perera