Piece of damask
Late 16th–17th century
Overall: 53 x 45.5 cm (20 7/8 x 17 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The pattern is distinguished from the ground by the difference of weave. Long, curved leaves with hooked edges and palmate froms are arranged to suggest an ogival frame. Between these leaves are conventional flowers.
Bequest of Mrs. Virginia H. Salisbury