User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Bed cover

The white silk ground of fancy weave is closely covered by floral forms and curving bands arranged symmetrically and woven with pink, blue, green and yellow silk. Made of several pieces of silk pieced together and finished on three sides with a yellow silk ruffle.

Provenance

Lent by Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson, July 2, 1923

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson

Italian or Spanish, late 17th–early 18th century

Accession Number

25.217

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles