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Off-white silk damask patterned with floral motifs and meandering vines. Based on Owen Jones design in "Grammar of Ornament".

Provenance

2006, purchased by Thomi and Junnaa Wroblewski, London at Bonhams auction, London; purchased from the Wroblewskis by the MFA (Accession date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds by exchange from the Denman Waldo Ross Collection

"Nizam"

English, about 1890

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Length x width: 160 x 54.6 cm (63 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2010.21

Medium or Technique

Silk twill and satin weave (damask)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles