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Piece of printed silk

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Pongee colored silk, on which is printed with bright green, blue, yellow, red and black, a design of long leaves, heart-shaped leaves, crowns and irregular forms. On one side is a border of scattered flower forms. This piece was designed, it is said by Alma-Tadema or Walter Crane. There are...

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Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

English, second half of 19th century


107 x 71 cm (42 1/8 x 27 15/16 in.)

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Silk printed


Textiles and Fashion Arts