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Ground: white linen. Design: all-over lattice of octagons connected by rectangles, worked in double running with pinkish red cotton, enclosing smaller octagons, and oval spots with radiating lines, worked with pink and blue cotton, reddish orange, neutral orange, yellow, green, and blue silk, in...

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Provenance

From the Collection of Madame de Shabelsky

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

Russian,

Dimensions

Overall: 46.7 x 42 cm (18 3/8 x 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.161

Medium or Technique

Cotton, Linen and silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles