Piece of brocade
Height x width: 9 7/16 x 15 15/16 in. (24 x 40.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cloth of gold on which are two flowering trees, on which birds are lighting, three birds are flying toward the trees and at their bases are deer and rabbits. The design is woven with silver, dull pinks, blues, browns, and green. The border of flowers and birds which is sewed around the piece is also cloth of gold and is woven with bright pink, green, brown and silver.
Purchased by the donor of C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection