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Columbus Sighting America

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Picture, "Columbus Sighting America." Copy of an engraving after painting by Christian Ruben in the National Gallery in Prague. Black and white silk. Woven on a Jacquard power loom. Border on all sides. Inscription in bottom border: "COLUMBUS SIGHTING AMERICA / DESIGNED AND WOVEN AT THE /...

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Credit Line

Gift of Charles R. Hamilton

American, 1892

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

52.5 x 40 cm (20 11/16 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1364

Medium or Technique

Silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles