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Printed linen fragment

The ground is of natural colored linen, on which is stencilled or stamped with red/orange, a design of arches and conventional cone/pomegranate forms, from which spring flowers and leaves.


Acquired by the donor by exchange with the Pratt Institute of Brooklyn, N.Y.,From the Collection bought by them of Salvadore & Son of Florence, Italy, in 1897.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

European, 1550–1650

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Linen; printed


Textiles and Fashion Arts