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Panel. A crouching, nude female (?) figure, outlined in blue with red highlights, alternating with a cypress tree (?) motif, in red, yellow and blue, repeating in identical rows on a white field. Silk velvet on a linen ground. Attached border of red silk with a simple floral motif, brocaded in...

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Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Persian or Indian, Late 19th to early 20th century

Accession Number

46.757

Medium or Technique

Linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles