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.

Embroidery

Deep yellowish-red cotton ground, rows of diamond-shaped forms set obliquely and separated by white and blue irregular shaped forms. Around the edge is a border of reversed curves and oblong forms. The design is worked with dark and light blue, yellow, light green, white and black. Much of...

Show Full Description

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Persian or Turkish,

Accession Number

15.1119

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles