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Panel of silk weaving

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Three horizontal rows of sprays of single flowers, two blue and cream, the middle one dark red and cream, woven in silks on a ground of gold colored silk damask with a very large symmetrical floral pattern. Composed of several pieces, some with selvedges of several narrow stripes. Very worn,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne

Italian, 1700–25

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

107.7 x 151.5 cm (42 3/8 x 59 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.514

Medium or Technique

Silk damask ground with silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles