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Piece of damask

Red satin ground on which is a design of leaves and seed vessels arranged to form an ogival frame-work, and enclosing symmetrical groups of conventional plant forms. The design which is yellow is rather angular in drawing.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Probably Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

93.794

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles