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Piece of damask

Yellowish green: the design of long S-like forms and diamonds made up of four smaller diamonds, forming an ogival framework and enclosing conventional leaf forms in profile, is distinguished from the ground by the difference in the weave. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

96.529

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles