Brocade, silk velvet

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Medium
Silk
Dimensions
H x W: 225 x 167.5 cm (88 9/16 x 65 15/16 in)
Geography
Italy, Genoa
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1903.289
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Costume and Textile
Type

Brocade (fragment)

Keywords
brocade, Italy, velvet, weft patterning
Provenance

To 1903
Emile Pares, Madrid, to 1903 [1]

From 1903 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Emile Pares in 1903 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Reserved Textile List, R. 42, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Emile Pares (C.L. Freer source) active until 1919

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum