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Hanging consisting of 2 loom widths intended to be sewn together thereby creating central field with border running along 2 sides and bottom. Design of field: large yellow tulips with green intertwining stems and leaves against orange ground; rows of upright tulips alternating with rows of...

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Provenance

1976, Avis and Rockwell Gardiner Antiquarians and Appraisers, Stamford, CT; sold by Avis and Rockwell Gardiner to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 18, 1976)

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

English, about 1895

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 316 x 181.5 cm (124 7/16 x 71 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.764

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, block-printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles