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Length of "bizarre" silk
Length of "bizarre" silk
Date:
ca. 1705–1720
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk; Compound Weave
Dimensions:
190.5 x 53.3 cm (75 x 21 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1996.18
Acquisition Date:
1996-01-18
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Art Trust Fund

Exhibition History:

From the Exotic to the Mystical: Textile Treasures from the Permanent Collection, deY, 5/4 - 8/4/2013

Twisted, elongated plant, flower and architectural forms on a plain ground. Influence from Ottoman sources can be seen in the piercing of leaves and the scale and arrangement of the two large, vertical undulating vines.-DMott-4/03
Blue, yellow and white

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”