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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1919.74
People
Unidentified Artist
Title
Furnishing damask cover
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
textile
Date
first half 18th century
Culture
French?
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/215050
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silk damask
Technique
Compound weave
Dimensions
221.6 x 107.2 cm (87 1/4 x 42 3/16 in.)
Provenance
[Emile Pares, New York], sold; to Hervey E. Wetzel (1888-1919), Boston, 1917, bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1919.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Hervey E. Wetzel
Accession Year
1919
Object Number
1919.74
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Two panel widths of ivory coloured damask with point composition of large branching foliage and pomogranites and flowers.

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