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Piece of damask

Design of S-like forms, which make a frame-work for figures, suggested probably by symmetrically arranged branches of flowers and leaves. Both the design and the background are of salmon-pink silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian, 16th–17th century

Accession Number

85.326

Medium or Technique

Damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles