User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Sample panel

Colorway sample length. Gauze weave; warp: cotton, Z spun; weft: cotton, Z spun. Supplementary non-continuous patterning weft: cotton. Stylized flower motifs in single color bands of green, yellows, reds and blues on black gauze ground. The separate color repeats are separated originally woven...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

Benajmin Pierce Cheney Donation

probably German (or Prague?), about 1900

Object Place

Germany (probably)

Accession Number

1986.362

Medium or Technique

Cotton, compound weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles