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Textile panel probably from a garment, patched with three small pieces. Red warp and pale yellow weft bicolor damask ground, brocaded with polychrome silks and gold (now tarnished) and silver yarns. "Bizarre" design showing twisted columns and balusters on tables, supporting rectangular...

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Accorsi, Turin; sold by Accorsi to Adolph Loewi, Los Angeles; 1959, sold by Loewi to the MFA for $160. (Accession Date: May 14, 1959)

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

Possibly Dutch, about 1700

Object Place

Probably Holland


81 x 54.2 cm (31 7/8 x 21 5/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk damask brocaded with silk and metallic thread


Textiles and Fashion Arts