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Piece of damask

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 23 3/4 x 17 1/2 in. (60.3 x 44.5 cm)

Accession Number

97.596

Medium or Technique

Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Crimson satin ground on which is woven with red silk a design of stems, bearing heart-shaped leaves, crowns, and large conventional bud forms. The design is the same as that of Doges’ robes in the Museo Civico, Venice. Similar in design to 96.547 and 04.1618.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection