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Damask

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The ground and pattern are both gray blue, the latter is brought out by the contrast of weaves. The design is an elaboration of the 15th century design of leaf-like forms made up of reversed cures and filled with ...

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, early 16th century

Dimensions

Overall: 85 x 60.5 cm (33 7/16 x 23 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

00.615

Medium or Technique

Silk damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles