Cushion cover

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Historical period(s)
19th century
Medium
Silk
Dimensions
H x W: 115.5 x 59.5 cm (45 1/2 x 23 7/16 in)
Geography
Turkey
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.606
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Costume and Textile, Furniture and Furnishing
Type

Cushion cover

Keywords
brocade, Turkey, velvet, weft patterning
Provenance

To 1911
Proctor and Company, New York, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Proctor and Company in 1911 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Reserved Textile List, R. 72, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, Curatorial Remark 4 in the object record.

[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
Proctor and Company (C.L. Freer source)

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

Copyright with museum