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Funerary Portrait of a Woman
Egypt, Roman Empire, Antonine
1971.136CCCC0
Funerary Portrait of a Man
Egypt, Roman Empire, Antonine, early 2nd century AD
1971.135CCCC0
Untitled
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1975.39©
Antiochus and Stratonice
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (French, 1780-1867)
1966.13CCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1969.38CCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, 5th century, Byzantine period
1950.147CCCC0
Duvor (Doves)
Lisbet Jobs (Swedish, 1909-1961) and 1 other
1956.415©
Complete Fragment #9
Olga de Amaral (Colombian, 1932-)
1978.29©
Birds and Flowers Textile
Charles Francis Annesley Voysey (British, 1857-1941) and 1 other
1926.561©
Roundel, Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid 7th - mid 8th century
1941.293CCCC0
Honeysuckle
William Morris (British, 1834-1896)
1937.697CCCC0
Study for the Ford Foundation Installation
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
1999.165©
Curtain Fragment with Panthers
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1980.31CCCC0
Primavera [II]
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.184©
Abstract Design
Gregory Brown (British, 1887-1941) and 1 other
1926.563©
Altar Cloth
Germany, Altenberg on the Lahn, Premonstratensian Convent, 14th century
1948.352CCCC0
Floral Textile
Constance Irving (British) and 1 other
1926.560©
Venetian Lace Table Setting
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemats (set of twelve)
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.1©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.2©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.3©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.4©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.5©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.6©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.7©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.8©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.9©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.10©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.11©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.12©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Runner
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.2©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkins (set of twelve)
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.1©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.2©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.3©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.4©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.5©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.6©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.7©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.8©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.9©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.10©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.11©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.12©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doillies (set of twelve)
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.1©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.2©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.3©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.4©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.5©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.6©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.7©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.8©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.9©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.10©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.11©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.12©
Fragment of a wood-block print on linen
Egypt, Mamluk period, 1200s-1300s
1929.845CCCC0
Handwoven Linen
Sweden, Dalarna, Mora, 20th century
1965.73©
Egyptian Family (Sketch for "The Battle of the Pyramids")
Antoine-Jean Gros (French, 1771-1835)
1972.17.2CCCC0
Forty Five Divided by Nine
Dorothy Ceruti (American, 1932-)
1984.72©
Aralia (Seerose)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1934.19©
Samara [I]
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.187©
Fragment of a wood-block print on linen
Egypt, Mamluk period, 1200s-1300s
1929.907CCCC0
The Silhouette Bird
Take Sato (British) and 1 other
1926.562©
Fragment, an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.98CCCC0
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.a©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.b©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.c©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.d©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.e©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.f©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.g©
Ornament with Symbolic Interlacing Knots
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1919.21CCCC0
Gold Cloth Garment
India, early 20th century
1918.46©
Untitled
Françoise Grossen (Swiss, 1943-)
1996.181©
Tablecloth
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1938.401CCCC0
Tablecloth
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1938.402CCCC0
White Linen Textile
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1935.110CCCC0
Cap
Germany, 19th century
1971.1127CCCC0
Textile with Two Sisters
Sweden, 1900s
1953.80©
Vertebrates
Elenhank (American)
1952.398©
Towel
America, 20th century
1930.298©
Resist-Dyed Hanging with Biblical Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 1st half of 6th century
1951.400CCCC0
White Linen Piece
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1935.109CCCC0
Linen Blouse
Hungary, early 20th century
1918.568©
Eccentric Chamber
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1996.199©
Micro Hafiz
Daniel Graffin (French, 1938-)
1996.180©
Fragment of a Segmentum: Achilles
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.135CCCC0
Pillow cover with Arabic inscription
Egypt, al-Bahnasa
1959.48CCCC0
Nereid (Sea-Nymph) from a Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 4th - 5th century
1953.18CCCC0
Knitted Lace Sampler
Italy, Sienna, 19th century
1942.534CCCC0
Textile Fragment of Painted Linen
America, Massachusetts, Ashfield, early 19th Century
1935.112CCCC0
Square Segmentum with Combat Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - early 7th century
1982.380CCCC0
Markelius
Stig Lindberg (Swedish, 1916-1982) and 1 other
1948.493©
Fragment with Satyr and Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th century
1975.6CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1916.2061CCCC0
Copperplate Printed Linen
England, 18th century
1940.25CCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1025©
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1026©
Fragment, with Sleeve Band, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine Period, 4th - 6th century
1914.526CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th century
1983.123CCCC0
Ros och Lilja (Rose and Lily)
Hanna Ingrid Elisabet Jobs (Swedish, 1914-1995) and 1 other
1956.414©
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1CCCC0
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1.aCCCC0
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1.bCCCC0
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1.cCCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1023©
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1024©
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.89CCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, Dynasty 18
1922.511CCCC0
Headcloth
Albania, 19th century
1918.24CCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.138CCCC0
Fragment, Ornamental Neck Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, second half of the 7th century
1916.2060CCCC0
Textile
Ruth Reeves (American, 1892-1966)
1937.19©
Square Segmentum
Egypt, Byzantine period (?), 5th century
1982.91CCCC0
Man's Cap
Denmark, 17th century
1942.167CCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1027©
Strip of Woodblock Printed Linen
France, late 18th century
1927.409CCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.137CCCC0
Bedspread
Hungary, Kalotaszeg, 19th century
1923.513CCCC0
Square Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.87CCCC0
Cube, Promissory Note
James Bassler (American, 1933-)
2003.427©
The Principal Wife
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2011.32©
Towel
Spain, early 20th century
1956.322©
Bobbin Lace Flounce: Punto di Milano
Italy, Milan ?, 18th century
1923.997CCCC0
Linen Textile: "Borodale"
Dan Cooper (American, 1901-1965)
1948.491©
Oblation
Francesco Clemente (Italian, b. 1952)
1993.164©
Bedspread
Italy, Sicily, 17th-18th century
1916.1470CCCC0
Month of May: Scene of May Day Festival
Gobelins (French) and 1 other
1944.133CCCC0
Fiber Frieze
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
2001.118©
Sleeve Bands and Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94CCCC0
Sleeve Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94.aCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94.bCCCC0
Embroidered Annunciation Scene
Unassigned, 20th century
1938.252©
Bonad (Hanging Tapestry): copy of “Carl Hanson, Leksand, 1801”
Leksands Hemslöjdsforening (Swedish, est. 1904) and 1 other
1954.254©
Under Ekvatorn (Beneath the Equator)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1954.202©
Raff
Viola Gråsten (Swedish, born Finland, 1910-1994) and 1 other
1954.200©
Fragments from a Child's Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152CCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Neck Opening
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.aCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Sleeveband II
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.bCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Sleeveband I
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.cCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Clavus I
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.dCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Right Corner Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.eCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Clavus II
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.fCCCC0
Neckband and Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.96CCCC0
Towel
Spain, early 20th century
1956.321©
Textile with Flora
Italy or Spain, 16th century
1954.321CCCC0
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.a©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.b©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.c©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.d©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.e©
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 5th century
1982.74CCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th century
1983.143CCCC0
Melodi (Melody)
Stig Lindberg (Swedish, 1916-1982) and 1 other
1947.212©
Vågorna (Waves)
Stig Lindberg (Swedish, 1916-1982) and 1 other
1953.78©
Fragment of a Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period(?), 8th - 9th century
1982.86CCCC0
Design 101
F. Schumacher and Co. (American) and 1 other
1955.617©
Gobelin
Hanna Ingrid Elisabet Jobs (Swedish, 1914-1995) and 1 other
1952.180©
Fragment of a Tiraz-Style Textile
Egypt, Fatimid period, Caliphate of al-Amir or al-Hafiz, AH 495-544
1919.30CCCC0
Virgin and Child with Four Saints
Germany or Switzerland, Upper Rhine
1939.162CCCC0
Textile with Fall Leaves
possibly by Astrid Sampe (Swedish, 1909-2002) and 1 other
1953.79©
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.151CCCC0
Fragment
Dan Cooper (American, 1901-1965)
1938.376©
Orphrey Band: The Tree of Jesse
England, 14th century
1949.503CCCC0
Baranquilla
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1954.201©
Body Guard (Brigandine)
Italy (?), early 16th Century
1921.1250CCCC0
Anne Frank
Keith Mayerson (American, b. 1966)
2008.14©
Signs in the Sand: Blue Horizon
Egils Rozenbergs (Latvian, 1948-)
2011.41©
The Resurrection, from an Embroidered Altar Frontal:
Italy, Florence, 14th century
1929.904CCCC0
Border of Heads and Palmettes from a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1960.273CCCC0
Hanging with Christian Images
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.73CCCC0
Fragmentary Band, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1950.513CCCC0
Strip of Woodblock Printed Linen
France, late 18th century
1927.428CCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1916.1980CCCC0
World of Space
Morton-Sundour & Co
1965.604CCCC0
Newburgh from the Frederick Delano Garden
Ruth Reeves (American, 1892-1966)
1937.20©
Fragment of a Roundel
Egypt, 7th - 9th century
1983.267CCCC0
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278CCCC0
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.aCCCC0
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.bCCCC0
Fragment with Running Figure
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.257CCCC0
Fragment of the Corner of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.246CCCC0
Sherwood Forest (Pattern No. 2519)
Liebhold Wallach Inc.
1952.313©
Spade-shaped Terminus of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.255CCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1926.156CCCC0
Square Segmentum with Two Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.379CCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.279CCCC0
Pendant of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1914.550CCCC0
Flight and Escape
L. Anton Maix Fabrics (American) and 1 other
1952.410©
Fragment of Woodblock Printed Linen
France, Beautiran ?, late 18th century
1929.5CCCC0
Band with Flora and Fauna Motifs
Egypt, 6th - 7th century
1983.268CCCC0
Textile Fragment
America, 20th century
1951.16©
Woodblock Printed Textile Fragments
France, late 18th century
1940.38CCCC0
Woodblock Printed Textile Fragments
France, late 18th century
1940.38.aCCCC0
Woodblock Printed Textile Fragments
France, late 18th century
1940.38.bCCCC0
Embroidered Panel: Holy Kinship
Germany or Switzerland, 16th century
1979.1CCCC0
Turban end with tiraz
Egypt, Tinnis, Fatimid period, datable to 983-90
1950.354CCCC0
Fragment of Woodblock Printed Cotton
France, Jouy, 18th century
1927.411CCCC0
Fragment with Wide Circular Pattern
Italy, 16th-17th century
1920.1125CCCC0
Fish
America, New York, 20th century
1953.38©
Textile
F. Schumacher and Co. (American) and 1 other
1955.616©
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.547CCCC0
Mirakel (Miracle)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.183©
Fragment of a Tunic with Segmentum and Part of a Gammadion Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1982.289CCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, late 8th - early 9th centuries
1948.115CCCC0
Kirschzweige (Cherry Branches)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1934.20©
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.146CCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 7th century
1919.20CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, early 9th century
1929.103CCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.295CCCC0
Fragment, with Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.531CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.530CCCC0
Spade-shaped Ornament
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.377CCCC0
Fragment of Square Ornament with a Bird
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.276CCCC0
Fragments of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.152CCCC0
Fragment of a Large Cloth, Perhaps a Pallium
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th period
1919.23CCCC0
Fragment of an Oval Segmentum
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1983.269CCCC0
Alb
Spain or Flanders, 17th century: embroidered linen; 18th century: flounce
1920.1260CCCC0
Elements (mustard/black)
Olga Lee Baughman (American) and 1 other
2012.82©
Turban or shawl end with tiraz and gold
Egypt, Fatimid period, reign of al-Musta‘lī
1965.313CCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Early Islamic period, 8th - 9th century
1914.527CCCC0
Fragment of the Border of a Large Panel
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th century
1926.160CCCC0
Roundel from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1946.412CCCC0
Curtain Panel with Scenes of Merrymaking
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th Century
2000.5CCCC0
Chalice Veil with Monogram of Christ
Italy, 16th century
1920.1156CCCC0
Forehead Cloth
England, Elizabethan Period, late 16th century
1934.231CCCC0
Lace Collar
Italy, Genoa, 16th century
1920.1240CCCC0
Decorated Band from a Tunic or Curtain
Egypt, late Byzantine or early Islamic period, 7th Century
1960.275CCCC0
Hellbrunn
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.182©
Geometric Pattern
America, 20th century
2012.85©
Coif
England, Elizabethan Period, late 16th century
1934.206CCCC0
Two Parts of a Curtain
Algeria, 18th century
1916.1229CCCC0
Headkerchief
Algeria, 18th century
1916.1237CCCC0
Floral Embroidery
England, James I Period, early 17th century
1933.421CCCC0
Striped tiraz
Egypt, Fatimid period, reign of al-Mustansir
1950.528CCCC0
84 VA
Stephen Edlich (American, 1944-1989)
1981.47©
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.80CCCC0
Fragment of a Band with Abstract Pattern
Italy, Venice, 16th century
1920.1101CCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, second half of 19th century
1936.736CCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, 19th century
1936.738CCCC0
Fragment of a Band with Vines and Leaves
Italy, 17th century
1936.223CCCC0
Wall of Light Rose
Sean Scully (American, 1945-)
2005.142©
Kerchief (Tensifa)
Algeria, 18th-19th century
1916.1238CCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, late 19th century
1936.734CCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, late 19th century
1936.746CCCC0
Embroidered Cover or Curtain
Turkey, 17th-18th century
1916.1301CCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, early 19th century
1936.707CCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, 19th century
1936.698CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Funerary Portrait of a Woman
Egypt, Roman Empire, Antonine
1971.136Encaustic on linenOverall: 26 x 19 cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Funerary Portrait of a Man
Egypt, Roman Empire, Antonine, early 2nd century AD
1971.135Encaustic on linenOverall: 24.8 x 19 cm (9 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Untitled
Lenore Tawney (American, 1907-2007)
1975.39Linen, cotton, metal, wood; warp-faced plain weave with appliquéd blue jean fragments and buttonsOverall: 200.2 x 66.3 cm (78 13/16 x 26 1/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts Club©
Bonad (Wall Hanging): copy of “Om Jesu Christi på ena åsna (Christ on a...
Hans Prins (Swedish, 1908-1999) and 1 other
1954.255Plain weave linen, printedOverall: 96.5 x 155.6 cm (38 x 61 1/4 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Antiochus and Stratonice
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (French, 1780-1867)
1966.13Oil on linenFramed: 74.5 x 91.5 x 11 cm (29 5/16 x 36 x 4 5/16 in.); Unframed: 48.1 x 63.9 cm (18 15/16 x 25 3/16 in.)Mr. and Mrs. William H. Marlatt FundCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1969.38Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23.5 x 20.4 cm (9 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Tunic
Egypt, 5th century, Byzantine period
1950.147Tabby weave with inwoven tapestry ornament: linenOverall: 49.5 x 89 cm (19 1/2 x 35 1/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Duvor (Doves)
Lisbet Jobs (Swedish, 1909-1961) and 1 other
1956.415Handprinted plain weave linenOverall: 90.2 x 73.7 cm (35 1/2 x 29 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Complete Fragment #9
Olga de Amaral (Colombian, 1932-)
1978.29Woven; linen, gold filé, horsehair, paintOverall: 22.9 x 19.1 x 2.6 cm (9 x 7 1/2 x 1 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts Club©
Birds and Flowers Textile
Charles Francis Annesley Voysey (British, 1857-1941) and 1 other
1926.561Cretonne; wood roller printedOverall: 321.8 x 80 cm (126 11/16 x 31 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Roundel, Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, mid 7th - mid 8th century
1941.293Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 7.7 x 7.4 cm (3 1/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Honeysuckle
William Morris (British, 1834-1896)
1937.697Plain weave linen, printedGift of Mrs. Henry ChisholmCCCC0
Study for the Ford Foundation Installation
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
1999.165Linen ground with inset linen threadOverall: 46 x 38.1 x 3.8 cm (18 1/8 x 15 x 1 1/2 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Curtain Fragment with Panthers
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, late 6th century
1980.31Slit-tapestry weave; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 76.2 x 54.6 cm (30 x 21 1/2 in.); Mounted: 87.6 x 66 x 2.5 cm (34 1/2 x 26 x 1 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Primavera [II]
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.184Block printed tabby weave linen, loom widthOverall: 95.7 x 77.9 cm (37 11/16 x 30 11/16 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Abstract Design
Gregory Brown (British, 1887-1941) and 1 other
1926.563Hand block printed on linenOverall: 366.9 x 127.7 cm (144 7/16 x 50 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Altar Cloth
Germany, Altenberg on the Lahn, Premonstratensian Convent, 14th century
1948.352Embroidery: linenOverall: 154.3 x 374.5 cm (60 3/4 x 147 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Floral Textile
Constance Irving (British) and 1 other
1926.560Cretonne; machine roller printedOverall: 352.2 x 79.2 cm (138 11/16 x 31 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Venetian Lace Table Setting
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37Linen, needle laceGift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemats (set of twelve)
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.7 cm (15 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.1Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.7 cm (15 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.2Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.7 cm (15 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.3Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.7 cm (15 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.4Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.7 cm (15 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.5Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.7 cm (15 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.6Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.7 cm (15 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.7Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.7 cm (15 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.8Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.9 cm (15 x 20 7/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.9Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.7 cm (15 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.10Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.8 cm (15 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.11Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.7 cm (15 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Placemat
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.1.12Linen, needle laceOverall: 38.1 x 51.7 cm (15 x 20 3/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Runner
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.2Linen, needle laceOverall: 69.9 x 238.8 cm (27 1/2 x 94 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkins (set of twelve)
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.1Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.2Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.3Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.4Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.5Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.6Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.7Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.8Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.9Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.10Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.11Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Monogrammed Napkin
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.3.12Linen, needle laceOverall: 33 x 69.8 cm (13 x 27 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doillies (set of twelve)
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.1Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.2Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.3Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.4Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.5Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.6Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.7Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.8Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.9Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.10Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.11Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Venetian Lace Table Setting: Doily
Italy, Venice, probably at the Burano Lace School, 20th century
2005.37.4.12Linen, needle laceOverall: 16.5 x 15.8 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crile Garretson©
Fragment of a wood-block print on linen
Egypt, Mamluk period, 1200s-1300s
1929.845Block printing on linen tabby groundOverall: 15.3 x 17.2 cm (6 x 6 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Handwoven Linen
Sweden, Dalarna, Mora, 20th century
1965.73LinenOverall: 77 x 68.5 cm (30 5/16 x 26 15/16 in.)Gift of Dr. Agnes Geijer©
General Jean-Baptiste Kléber and Egyptian Family (Sketches for "The...
Antoine-Jean Gros (French, 1771-1835)
1972.17Oil on linenFramed: 377.2 x 126 x 12 cm (148 1/2 x 49 5/8 x 4 3/4 in.); Unframed: 352.1 x 97.8 cm (138 5/8 x 38 1/2 in.); Former: 306 x 98 cm (120 1/2 x 38 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
General Jean-Baptiste Kléber (Sketch for "The Battle of the Pyramids")
Antoine-Jean Gros (French, 1771-1835)
1972.17.1Oil on linenFramed: 377.2 x 126 x 12 cm (148 1/2 x 49 5/8 x 4 3/4 in.); Unframed: 352.1 x 97.8 cm (138 5/8 x 38 1/2 in.); Former: 306 x 98 cm (120 1/2 x 38 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Egyptian Family (Sketch for "The Battle of the Pyramids")
Antoine-Jean Gros (French, 1771-1835)
1972.17.2Oil on linenFramed: 377.2 x 154.9 x 12.7 cm (148 1/2 x 61 x 5 in.); Unframed: 353.1 x 132.1 cm (139 x 52 in.); Former: 306.8 x 131.5 cm (120 13/16 x 51 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Forty Five Divided by Nine
Dorothy Ceruti (American, 1932-)
1984.72Dyed, wrapped and twined construction: linen and gold filéOverall: 21 x 31.2 x 31.2 cm (8 1/4 x 12 5/16 x 12 5/16 in.)Wishing Well Fund©
Aralia (Seerose)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1934.19Block printed tabby weave linen, loom widthOverall: 74.5 x 80.8 cm (29 5/16 x 31 13/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edd A. Ruggles©
Samara [I]
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.187Block printed tabby weave linen, loom widthOverall: 69.9 x 127 cm (27 1/2 x 50 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Fragment of a wood-block print on linen
Egypt, Mamluk period, 1200s-1300s
1929.907Block printing on linen tabby groundOverall: 11.5 x 19.1 cm (4 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
The Silhouette Bird
Take Sato (British) and 1 other
1926.562Hand block printed on linenOverall: 361.6 x 127.5 cm (142 3/8 x 50 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Fragment, an Ornamental Band
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1929.98Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 14 x 51.1 cm (5 1/2 x 20 1/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142Network and knitting: polyvinyl acetate coating, jute sisal, hemp, ixtle, linen and cotton threadsOverall: 198 x 305 cm (77 15/16 x 120 1/16 in.)Anonymous gift in honor of the Museum's seventy-fifth anniversary©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.aNetwork and knitting: polyvinyl acetate coating, jute sisal, hemp, ixtle, linen and cotton threadsOverall: 198 x 305 cm (77 15/16 x 120 1/16 in.)Anonymous gift in honor of the Museum's seventy-fifth anniversary©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.bNetwork and knitting: polyvinyl acetate coating, jute sisal, hemp, ixtle, linen and cotton threadsOverall: 198 x 305 cm (77 15/16 x 120 1/16 in.)Anonymous gift in honor of the Museum's seventy-fifth anniversary©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.cNetwork and knitting: polyvinyl acetate coating, jute sisal, hemp, ixtle, linen and cotton threadsOverall: 198 x 305 cm (77 15/16 x 120 1/16 in.)Anonymous gift in honor of the Museum's seventy-fifth anniversary©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.dNetwork and knitting: polyvinyl acetate coating, jute sisal, hemp, ixtle, linen and cotton threadsOverall: 198 x 305 cm (77 15/16 x 120 1/16 in.)Anonymous gift in honor of the Museum's seventy-fifth anniversary©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.eNetwork and knitting: polyvinyl acetate coating, jute sisal, hemp, ixtle, linen and cotton threadsOverall: 198 x 305 cm (77 15/16 x 120 1/16 in.)Anonymous gift in honor of the Museum's seventy-fifth anniversary©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.fNetwork and knitting: polyvinyl acetate coating, jute sisal, hemp, ixtle, linen and cotton threadsOverall: 198 x 305 cm (77 15/16 x 120 1/16 in.)Anonymous gift in honor of the Museum's seventy-fifth anniversary©
Winter Windows
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1991.142.gNetwork and knitting: polyvinyl acetate coating, jute sisal, hemp, ixtle, linen and cotton threadsOverall: 198 x 305 cm (77 15/16 x 120 1/16 in.)Anonymous gift in honor of the Museum's seventy-fifth anniversary©
Ornament with Symbolic Interlacing Knots
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th period
1919.21Tapestry weave with supplementary weftwrapping; undyed linen, dyed woolOverall: 26.1 x 25.1 cm (10 1/4 x 9 7/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Gold Cloth Garment
India, early 20th century
1918.46Gold on linen groundOverall: 832.6 x 110.5 cm (327 13/16 x 43 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. Wade©
Untitled
Françoise Grossen (Swiss, 1943-)
1996.181Twining and braiding: linen threadOverall: 36.9 x 38.2 cm (14 1/2 x 15 1/16 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Tablecloth
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1938.401LinenAverage: 185.4 x 167.6 cm (73 x 66 in.)Gift of Mrs. Herbert A. TaylorCCCC0
Tablecloth
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1938.402LinenAverage: 153.7 x 147.3 cm (60 1/2 x 58 in.)Gift of Mrs. Herbert A. TaylorCCCC0
White Linen Textile
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1935.110LinenAverage: 28.3 x 28.6 cm (11 1/8 x 11 1/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Herbert A. TaylorCCCC0
Cap
Germany, 19th century
1971.1127LinenOverall: 20.3 x 15.2 x 12.7 cm (8 x 6 x 5 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edd A. RugglesCCCC0
Textile with Two Sisters
Sweden, 1900s
1953.80Plain weave linen, printedOverall: 91.5 x 125 cm (36 x 49 3/16 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Vertebrates
Elenhank (American)
1952.398Plain weave linen, printedOverall: 90.2 x 127 cm (35 1/2 x 50 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Towel
America, 20th century
1930.298LinenOverall: 104.5 x 38.5 cm (41 1/8 x 15 3/16 in.)Gift of Mrs. Gertrude W. Howells©
Resist-Dyed Hanging with Biblical Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 1st half of 6th century
1951.400Resist-dyed linen; plain weaveOverall: 104.1 x 97.8 cm (41 x 38 1/2 in.); Mounted: 111.1 x 114.3 x 2.5 cm (43 3/4 x 45 x 1 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
White Linen Piece
America, Connecticut, early 19th Century
1935.109LinenAverage: 48.3 x 45.1 cm (19 x 17 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. Herbert A. TaylorCCCC0
Linen Blouse
Hungary, early 20th century
1918.568LinenOverall: 36.8 x 203.2 cm (14 1/2 x 80 in.)Gift of Mrs. George de Forest Smith©
Eccentric Chamber
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
1996.199Needle-manipulated fiber: burlap and cotton on linenOverall: 15.5 x 21.7 x 5 cm (6 1/8 x 8 9/16 x 1 15/16 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Micro Hafiz
Daniel Graffin (French, 1938-)
1996.180Laying and couching: linen, cotton, metallic thread and ropeOverall: 24 x 20 x 1 cm (9 7/16 x 7 7/8 x 3/8 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
Fragment of a Segmentum: Achilles
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), mid-7th to mid-8th century
1983.135Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 12 x 9.6 cm (4 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pillow cover with Arabic inscription
Egypt, al-Bahnasa
1959.48Tapestry weave: wool and linenOverall: 80 x 83.2 cm (31 1/2 x 32 3/4 in.); Mounted: 93.3 x 95.9 cm (36 3/4 x 37 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Nereid (Sea-Nymph) from a Hanging
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 4th - 5th century
1953.18Slit-and dovetailed-tapestry weave probably woven in a linen plain-weave ground; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 66.7 x 64.5 cm (26 1/4 x 25 3/8 in.); Mounted: 76.8 x 75.6 x 2.9 cm (30 1/4 x 29 3/4 x 1 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Knitted Lace Sampler
Italy, Sienna, 19th century
1942.534Knitted linenAverage: 163.9 x 6.5 cm (64 1/2 x 2 9/16 in.)The Mary Pack McNairy Collection, Gift of Gladys McNairy White and Elisabeth McNairy Monroe in memory of their motherCCCC0
Textile Fragment of Painted Linen
America, Massachusetts, Ashfield, early 19th Century
1935.112Painted linenAverage: 32.4 x 38.1 cm (12 3/4 x 15 in.)Gift of Herbert A. TaylorCCCC0
Square Segmentum with Combat Scenes
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th - early 7th century
1982.380Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 19.3 x 19.3 cm (7 5/8 x 7 5/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Markelius
Stig Lindberg (Swedish, 1916-1982) and 1 other
1948.493Plain weave linen (?), loom width, block printedAverage: 321.3 x 128.3 cm (126 1/2 x 50 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Fragment with Satyr and Maenad
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th century
1975.6Undyed linen and dyed wool; plain weave ground with tapestry weaveOverall: 139 x 86.4 cm (54 3/4 x 34 in.); Mounted: 153.6 x 100.4 x 3.9 cm (60 1/2 x 39 1/2 x 1 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th - early 9th century
1916.2061Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 6.4 x 39.1 cm (2 1/2 x 15 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Copperplate Printed Linen
England, 18th century
1940.25Copperplate printed linenOverall: 192.4 x 144.8 cm (75 3/4 x 57 in.)Gift of Marion FowlerCCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1025Plain weave: linenOverall: 78.1 x 22.2 cm (30 3/4 x 8 3/4 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment Fund©
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1026Plain weave: linenOverall: 289.6 x 65.4 cm (114 x 25 3/4 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment Fund©
Fragment, with Sleeve Band, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine Period, 4th - 6th century
1914.526Linen ground, linen and wool tapestry ornamentOverall: 26.7 x 9 cm (10 1/2 x 3 9/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th century
1983.123Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 4.5 x 27.2 cm (1 3/4 x 10 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Ros och Lilja (Rose and Lily)
Hanna Ingrid Elisabet Jobs (Swedish, 1914-1995) and 1 other
1956.414Plain weave bleached linen, handprintedOverall: 90.2 x 94.3 cm (35 1/2 x 37 1/8 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1Copperplate printed linenOverall: 68 x 91 cm (26 3/4 x 35 13/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1.aCopperplate printed linenOverall: 68 x 91 cm (26 3/4 x 35 13/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1.bCopperplate printed linenOverall: 17 x 66.5 cm (6 11/16 x 26 3/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragments of Copperplate Printed Cotton
firm of Christophe Philippe Oberkampf (French, 1738-1815) and 1 other
1928.1.cCopperplate printed linenOverall: 15 x 67 cm (5 7/8 x 26 3/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1023Plain weave: linenOverall: 279.4 x 95.9 cm (110 x 37 3/4 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment Fund©
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1024Plain weave: linenOverall: 76.8 x 145.4 cm (30 1/4 x 57 1/4 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment Fund©
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.89Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 3.5 x 45.7 cm (1 3/8 x 18 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, Dynasty 18
1922.511Plain weave: linenOverall: 86.4 x 134.6 cm (34 x 53 in.)Gift of Brown University through Dr. H. C. BumpusCCCC0
Headcloth
Albania, 19th century
1918.24Linen, embroidered with silkOverall: 104.2 x 101.7 cm (41 x 40 1/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Border
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.138Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 20.5 x 21.2 cm (8 1/16 x 8 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, Ornamental Neck Band from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period, second half of the 7th century
1916.2060Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 17.2 x 28.6 cm (6 3/4 x 11 1/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Textile
Ruth Reeves (American, 1892-1966)
1937.19Linen, hand block-printedAverage: 90.8 x 138.4 cm (35 3/4 x 54 1/2 in.)Gift of Mrs. Malcolm L. McBride©
Square Segmentum
Egypt, Byzantine period (?), 5th century
1982.91Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 21.6 x 20.6 cm (8 1/2 x 8 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Man's Cap
Denmark, 17th century
1942.167Linen with cotton designOverall: 19.5 x 21 x 20 cm (7 11/16 x 8 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Hanging fragment with boar head
Iran
1950.509Tapestry weave: wool and linenOverall: 20.7 x 25.2 cm (8 1/8 x 9 15/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Mummy Linen
Egypt, 18th Dynasty
1921.1027Plain weave: linenOverall: 87.6 x 145.4 cm (34 1/2 x 57 1/4 in.)Charles W. Harkness Endowment Fund©
Strip of Woodblock Printed Linen
France, late 18th century
1927.409Woodblock print on linenOverall: 38.1 x 78.7 cm (15 x 31 in.)Gift of Myrta Leonora JonesCCCC0
Fragment from a Hanging
Egypt, Tulunid period, 9th century
1983.137Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23.2 x 21.7 cm (9 1/8 x 8 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bedspread
Hungary, Kalotaszeg, 19th century
1923.513Linen, embroidery, crochetOverall: 180.3 x 213.3 cm (71 x 84 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Square Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.87Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 21 x 20.8 cm (8 1/4 x 8 3/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragments of Egyptian Mummy Wrappings fround in Senbi Coffin
Egypt, Middle Kingdom
1914.716.fLinen; plain weaveOverall: 19 x 25.5 cm (7 1/2 x 10 1/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust©
Cube, Promissory Note
James Bassler (American, 1933-)
2003.427Waxed linen, scaffold warpsOverall: 5.1 x 5.1 x 2.5 cm (2 x 2 x 1 in.)Gift of Mildred Constantine©
The Principal Wife
Sheila Hicks (American, b. 1934)
2011.32Linen, rayon, acrylic yarnsOverall: 254 x 203.2 x 20.4 cm (100 x 80 x 8 1/16 in.)Gift of Watson K. Blair©
Towel
Spain, early 20th century
1956.322Patterned tabby weave, macramé end: linenAverage: 186.1 x 66 cm (73 1/4 x 26 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of Mrs. Henry G. Keller©
Bobbin Lace Flounce: Punto di Milano
Italy, Milan ?, 18th century
1923.997Lace, bobbin: linenAverage: 33.7 x 348 cm (13 1/4 x 137 in.)Gift of Mrs. Edward B. Greene, G. G. Wade and J. H. Wade, Jr. for the Ellen Garretson Wade Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Linen Textile: "Borodale"
Dan Cooper (American, 1901-1965)
1948.491Plain cloth, yarn dyed: linenAverage: 334 x 121.9 cm (131 1/2 x 48 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Oblation
Francesco Clemente (Italian, b. 1952)
1993.164Oil and tempera on linenFramed: 201.3 x 274.5 x 4.8 cm (79 1/4 x 108 1/16 x 1 7/8 in.); Unframed: 200.7 x 274.3 cm (79 x 108 in.)Dorothea Wright Hamilton Fund©
Bedspread
Italy, Sicily, 17th-18th century
1916.1470Linen ornamented with woolen brocadingOverall: 223.5 x 175.2 cm (88 x 69 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Month of May: Scene of May Day Festival
Gobelins (French) and 1 other
1944.133Tapestry weave: linen warp, wool and silk weftsOverall: 312.4 x 452 cm (123 x 177 15/16 in.)The Elisabeth Severance Prentiss CollectionCCCC0
Fiber Frieze
Evelyn Svec Ward (American, 1921-1989)
2001.118Needle-manipulated fiber; burlap, cotton floss and linen threads on natural linenOverall: 52.7 x 153.3 x 12.7 cm (20 3/4 x 60 3/8 x 5 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec Ward©
Sleeve Bands and Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 10.7 x 11.7 cm (4 3/16 x 4 5/8 in.); Sleeves: 10.2 x 21.2 cm (4 x 8 3/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Sleeve Bands from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94.aTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 10.2 x 21.2 cm (4 x 8 3/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.94.bTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 10.7 x 11.7 cm (4 3/16 x 4 5/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Embroidered Annunciation Scene
Unassigned, 20th century
1938.252Silver filé on plain weave linenAverage: 21 x 24.8 cm (8 1/4 x 9 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts Club©
Bonad (Hanging Tapestry): copy of “Carl Hanson, Leksand, 1801”
Leksands Hemslöjdsforening (Swedish, est. 1904) and 1 other
1954.254Plain weave linen, loom width, printedOverall: 191.1 x 135.3 cm (75 1/4 x 53 1/4 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Under Ekvatorn (Beneath the Equator)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1954.202Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, printedOverall: 192.4 x 127 cm (75 3/4 x 50 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Raff
Viola Gråsten (Swedish, born Finland, 1910-1994) and 1 other
1954.200Plain weave linen, loom width, printedOverall: 97.2 x 130.8 cm (38 1/4 x 51 1/2 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fragments from a Child's Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenPurchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Neck Opening
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.aTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 67.5 x 34 cm (26 9/16 x 13 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Sleeveband II
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.bTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 18.5 x 27.2 cm (7 5/16 x 10 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Sleeveband I
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.cTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 12.7 x 26 cm (5 x 10 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Clavus I
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.dTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 37.6 x 3.6 cm (14 13/16 x 1 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Right Corner Band
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.eTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 20.5 x 22.5 cm (8 1/16 x 8 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment from a Child's Tunic: Clavus II
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1983.152.fTabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 29.5 x 3.5 cm (11 5/8 x 1 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Neckband and Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.96Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 29 x 27.5 cm (11 7/16 x 10 13/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Towel
Spain, early 20th century
1956.321Tabby weave with drawnwork: linen, applied cotton fringeAverage: 174.3 x 29 cm (68 5/8 x 11 7/16 in.)Anonymous gift in memory of Mrs. Henry G. Keller©
Textile with Flora
Italy or Spain, 16th century
1954.321Silk, linen, silver threadAverage: 91 x 59.4 cm (35 13/16 x 23 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171Five-piece fiber art sculpture: knotted waxed linen thread over a styrofoam core, bronze powder, and acrylic paintOverall: 48.5 x 9.9 x 9.9 cm (19 1/8 x 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of Camille and Alex Cook©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.aFive-piece fiber art sculpture: knotted waxed linen thread over a styrofoam core, bronze powder, and acrylic paintOverall: 48.5 x 9.9 x 9.9 cm (19 1/8 x 3 7/8 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of Camille and Alex Cook©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.bFive-piece fiber art sculpture: knotted waxed linen thread over a styrofoam core, bronze powder, and acrylic paintOverall: 47 x 9.5 x 8.5 cm (18 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)Gift of Camille and Alex Cook©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.cFive-piece fiber art sculpture: knotted waxed linen thread over a styrofoam core, bronze powder, and acrylic paintOverall: 27 x 10.5 x 10.5 cm (10 5/8 x 4 1/8 x 4 1/8 in.)Gift of Camille and Alex Cook©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.dFive-piece fiber art sculpture: knotted waxed linen thread over a styrofoam core, bronze powder, and acrylic paintOverall: 24 x 10.5 x 10.5 cm (9 7/16 x 4 1/8 x 4 1/8 in.)Gift of Camille and Alex Cook©
Circular Evidence
Jane Sauer (American, 1937-)
2001.171.eFive-piece fiber art sculpture: knotted waxed linen thread over a styrofoam core, bronze powder, and acrylic paintOverall: 12 x 8.3 x 6.3 cm (4 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.)Gift of Camille and Alex Cook©
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, early 5th century
1982.74Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 23.2 x 22.9 cm (9 1/8 x 9 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragments from a Tunic
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th century
1983.143Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 53.9 x 11 cm (21 1/4 x 4 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Melodi (Melody)
Stig Lindberg (Swedish, 1916-1982) and 1 other
1947.212Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, printedOverall: 94.6 x 78.1 cm (37 1/4 x 30 3/4 in.)Gift of Mrs. B. P. Bole, Mr. and Mrs. Guerdon S. Holden, Mrs. Windsor T. White, and the L. E. Holden Fund©
Vågorna (Waves)
Stig Lindberg (Swedish, 1916-1982) and 1 other
1953.78Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, printOverall: 116.8 x 131.4 cm (46 x 51 3/4 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fragment of a Clavus from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period(?), 8th - 9th century
1982.86Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 16.3 x 33.7 cm (6 7/16 x 13 1/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Design 101
F. Schumacher and Co. (American) and 1 other
1955.617Tabby weave, silk screen printed:linenAverage: 228 x 122.7 cm (89 3/4 x 48 5/16 in.)Gift of F. Schumacher and Co.©
Gobelin
Hanna Ingrid Elisabet Jobs (Swedish, 1914-1995) and 1 other
1952.180Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, printedOverall: 129.2 x 111.1 cm (50 7/8 x 43 3/4 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fragment of a Tiraz-Style Textile
Egypt, Fatimid period, Caliphate of al-Amir or al-Hafiz, AH 495-544
1919.30Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 48.5 x 23.5 cm (19 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Virgin and Child with Four Saints
Germany or Switzerland, Upper Rhine
1939.162Tapestry weave: linen warp, wool and silk weftsOverall: 79.7 x 155.8 cm (31 3/8 x 61 5/16 in.)Gift of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., for the Coralie Walker Hanna Memorial CollectionCCCC0
Textile with Fall Leaves
possibly by Astrid Sampe (Swedish, 1909-2002) and 1 other
1953.79Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, printedOverall: 111.8 x 127 cm (44 x 50 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.151Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 11.5 x 39.8 cm (4 1/2 x 15 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment
Dan Cooper (American, 1901-1965)
1938.376Linen, printedAverage: 356.9 x 127 cm (140 1/2 x 50 in.)Dudley P. Allen Fund©
Tapestry with lattice of animals in medallions
Egypt
1951.89Tapestry weave: wool and linenOverall: 14.6 x 13.1 cm (5 3/4 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Orphrey Band: The Tree of Jesse
England, 14th century
1949.503Silk, gold and silver thread, linen; embroidery: split and couching stitchesOverall: 99.1 x 16.9 cm (39 x 6 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Baranquilla
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1954.201Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, printedOverall: 198.1 x 128 cm (78 x 50 3/8 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Body Guard (Brigandine)
Italy (?), early 16th Century
1921.1250Linen; gold velvet; steel; brassOverall: 56.5 x 47.6 cm (22 1/4 x 18 3/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Anne Frank
Keith Mayerson (American, b. 1966)
2008.14Oil on linenOverall: 101.6 x 96.6 x 3.8 cm (40 x 38 1/16 x 1 1/2 in.)Gift of Scott C. Mueller and Margaret Fulton Mueller©
Signs in the Sand: Blue Horizon
Egils Rozenbergs (Latvian, 1948-)
2011.41Linen, wool, copper wire, weft dominant plain weave with supplementary weft patterningOverall: 217.2 x 235.6 cm (85 1/2 x 92 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Art Alliance©
The Resurrection, from an Embroidered Altar Frontal:
Italy, Florence, 14th century
1929.904Silk, gold and cotton thread, linen; raised work, embroidery: split, stem, and couching stitchesOverall: 28.9 x 41.9 cm (11 3/8 x 16 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Border of Heads and Palmettes from a Large Hanging
Egypt, Antinoë, Byzantine period, 6th century
1960.273Dyed wool, undyed linen; slit-tapestry weaveOverall: 76.2 x 22.3 cm (30 x 8 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Hanging with Christian Images
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.73Plain weave (tabby) with inwoven tapestry weave; dyed wool, undyed linenOverall: 110.5 x 76.8 cm (43 1/2 x 30 1/4 in.); Mounted: 120.9 x 87 x 3.9 cm (47 5/8 x 34 1/4 x 1 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Fragmentary Band, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, late Abbasid or Tulunid period, 9th century
1950.513Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9 x 78.1 cm (3 9/16 x 30 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Strip of Woodblock Printed Linen
France, late 18th century
1927.428Woodblock print on linenOverall: 286.9 x 63.5 cm (112 15/16 x 25 in.)The A. W. Ellenberger, Sr., Endowment FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Sleeve Band with Floating Erotes
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.378Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 6.1 x 22.5 cm (2 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1916.1980Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolAverage: 20.5 x 20 cm (8 1/16 x 7 7/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
World of Space
Morton-Sundour & Co
1965.604Plain weave linen?, printedOverall: 83.8 x 125.1 cm (33 x 49 1/4 in.)Gift of Jane L. Hanson, Inc.CCCC0
Two Fragments with Indistinguishable Design
Egypt ?
1983.251Tapestry; linen and woolAverage: 18 x 7 cm (7 1/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Two Fragments with Indistinguishable Design
Egypt ?
1983.251.aTapestry; linen and woolOverall: 18 x 7 cm (7 1/16 x 2 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Two Fragments with Indistinguishable Design
Egypt ?
1983.251.bTapestry; linen and woolOverall: 12.5 x 8.5 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Newburgh from the Frederick Delano Garden
Ruth Reeves (American, 1892-1966)
1937.20Linen, hand block-printedAverage: 138.4 x 144.8 cm (54 1/2 x 57 in.)Gift of Mrs. Malcolm L. McBride©
Fragment of a Roundel
Egypt, 7th - 9th century
1983.267Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 8.2 x 14.2 cm (3 1/4 x 5 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278Tapestry; linen and woolAverage: 23.1 x 23.5 cm (9 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.aTapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23.1 x 23.5 cm (9 1/8 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pair of Segmenta
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.278.bTapestry; linen and woolOverall: 22 x 25.5 cm (8 11/16 x 10 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment with Running Figure
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1983.257Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9.8 x 8.5 cm (3 7/8 x 3 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of the Corner of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.246Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 17.2 x 9.1 cm (6 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Sherwood Forest (Pattern No. 2519)
Liebhold Wallach Inc.
1952.313Plain weave linen, printedOverall: 67.9 x 113 cm (26 3/4 x 44 1/2 in.)Gift of Jane L. Hanson, Inc.©
Spade-shaped Terminus of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1983.255Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 6.8 x 11.5 cm (2 11/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragmentary Segmentum from a Tunic
Egypt, Abbasid period, second half of the 8th century
1926.156Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 16.9 x 13.1 cm (6 5/8 x 5 3/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Square Segmentum with Two Birds
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th century
1982.379Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 10 x 10 cm (3 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Segmentum
Egypt, Abbasid period (?), 8th - 9th century
1982.279Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 23 x 23 cm (9 1/16 x 9 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pendant of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, late 8th century
1914.550Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 7.7 x 6.1 cm (3 1/16 x 2 3/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Fragment of Copperplate Printed Linen with "America Doing Homage to...
France, Jouy, late 18th century
1930.253Copperplate printed linenOverall: 63.4 x 87 cm (24 15/16 x 34 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Flight and Escape
L. Anton Maix Fabrics (American) and 1 other
1952.410Plain weave linen, printedOverall: 90.8 x 132.1 cm (35 3/4 x 52 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fragment of Woodblock Printed Linen
France, Beautiran ?, late 18th century
1929.5Woodblock print on linenOverall: 50.8 x 61 cm (20 x 24 in.)Gift of Gregor Norman HumphreysCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus with Man on Horseback
Egypt, 8th century
1982.374Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 11.5 x 10 cm (4 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Band with Flora and Fauna Motifs
Egypt, 6th - 7th century
1983.268Tapestry; linen and woolOverall: 9.5 x 11.7 cm (3 3/4 x 4 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Textile Fragment
America, 20th century
1951.16Plain weave linen, block printedOverall: 145.4 x 66.7 cm (57 1/4 x 26 1/4 in.)Gift of Rorimer Brooks through Philip Hummel©
Woodblock Printed Textile Fragments
France, late 18th century
1940.38Woodblock print on cotton and linen mixedOverall: 98.7 x 125.1 cm (38 7/8 x 49 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Woodblock Printed Textile Fragments
France, late 18th century
1940.38.aWoodblock print on cotton and linen mixedOverall: 98.7 x 125.1 cm (38 7/8 x 49 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Woodblock Printed Textile Fragments
France, late 18th century
1940.38.bWoodblock print on cotton and linen mixedOverall: 109 x 33.5 cm (42 15/16 x 13 3/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Embroidered Panel: Holy Kinship
Germany or Switzerland, 16th century
1979.1Embroidery: silk and linen on linen ground; contours of design applied with inkOverall: 143.6 x 152.4 cm (56 9/16 x 60 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Turban end with tiraz
Egypt, Tinnis, Fatimid period, datable to 983-90
1950.354Plain weave with inwoven tapestry weave: linen and silkMounted: 60.3 x 161.9 cm (23 3/4 x 63 3/4 in.); Overall: 49.5 x 151.1 cm (19 1/2 x 59 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of Woodblock Printed Cotton
France, Jouy, 18th century
1927.411Woodblock print on cotton and linen mixedOverall: 79.6 x 61.6 cm (31 5/16 x 24 1/4 in.)Gift of George W. Saywell with balance in Sundry Purchase FundCCCC0
Fragment with Wide Circular Pattern
Italy, 16th-17th century
1920.1125Needle lace, mezza mandolina; bleached linen (est.)Overall: 11.4 x 17.5 cm (4 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fish
America, New York, 20th century
1953.38Plain weave linen, block printedOverall: 87.6 x 125.7 cm (34 1/2 x 49 1/2 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Textile
F. Schumacher and Co. (American) and 1 other
1955.616Tabby weave, screen printed: linenAverage: 284.1 x 120.7 cm (111 7/8 x 47 1/2 in.)Gift of F. Schumacher and Co.©
Fragment, Part of an Ornament from a Garment
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.547Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 8 x 9.9 cm (3 1/8 x 3 7/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Mirakel (Miracle)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.183Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, block printedOverall: 95.7 x 121.3 cm (37 11/16 x 47 3/4 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Fragment of a Tunic with Segmentum and Part of a Gammadion Border
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1982.289Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 41.5 x 30 cm (16 5/16 x 11 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Clavus
Egypt, late 8th - early 9th centuries
1948.115Embroidery on tabby weave: silk and linenOverall: 10 x 8.2 cm (3 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Kirschzweige (Cherry Branches)
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1934.20Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, block printedOverall: 97.2 x 79.7 cm (38 1/4 x 31 3/8 in.)The Harold T. Clark Educational Extension Fund©
Fragment, Sleeve Ornament from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1926.146Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 13.4 x 23.9 cm (5 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Cloth with Border of Peacocks and Vegetation
Italy, 17th-18th century
1916.1884Plain weave linen with needle lace, burato (twined ground and darned in one direction); bleached linen (est.)Overall: 80.3 x 334.3 cm (31 5/8 x 131 5/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment, Probably Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th - 7th century
1919.20Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 20 x 12.7 cm (7 7/8 x 5 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus
Egypt, Abbasid period, early 9th century
1929.103Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 7.7 x 12.1 cm (3 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1982.295Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 38 x 52.3 cm (14 15/16 x 20 9/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment, with Segmentum, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th century
1914.531Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 23.5 x 22.3 cm (9 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of a Roundel
Egypt
1983.250Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 15.5 x 14 cm (6 1/8 x 5 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund©
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1914.530Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 19.1 x 9.6 cm (7 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Spade-shaped Ornament
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.377Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 8.8 x 9.5 cm (3 7/16 x 3 3/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of Square Ornament with a Bird
Egypt, Umayyad period (?), 7th - 8th century
1982.276Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 5.7 x 5 cm (2 1/4 x 1 15/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragments of a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 7th century
1926.152Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 44.2 x 29.1 cm (17 3/8 x 11 7/16 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Fragment of a Large Cloth, Perhaps a Pallium
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th - 6th period
1919.23Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 16 x 15.6 cm (6 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Fragment of an Oval Segmentum
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1983.269Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 9.8 x 8.8 cm (3 7/8 x 3 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Alb
Spain or Flanders, 17th century: embroidered linen; 18th century: flounce
1920.1260Linen embroidered in gold and silverAverage: 342.9 x 61 cm (135 x 24 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Elements (mustard/black)
Olga Lee Baughman (American) and 1 other
2012.82Belgian linen; plain weave natural linen printed with a mustard compressed diamond pattern with black outlined hexagons and crossed linesOverall: 87 x 128.3 cm (34 1/4 x 50 1/2 in.)Gift of Eric Baer©
Turban or shawl end with tiraz and gold
Egypt, Fatimid period, reign of al-Musta‘lī
1965.313Plain weave with inwoven tapestry weave: linen, silk, and gold filéOverall: 62.3 x 54.6 cm (24 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts Club to commemorate its 30th AnniversaryCCCC0
Fragment, with Part of a Clavus, from a Tunic
Egypt, Early Islamic period, 8th - 9th century
1914.527Tabby weave, inwoven tapestry ornament; wool and linenOverall: 12.8 x 15 cm (5 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Fragment of the Border of a Large Panel
Egypt, Byzantine period, late 5th century
1926.160Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 19.1 x 28.9 cm (7 1/2 x 11 3/8 in.)Gift of George D. PrattCCCC0
Roundel from a Curtain
Egypt, Byzantine period, 4th-5th century
1946.412Plain weave ground with tapestry weave and supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 45.2 x 47.7 cm (17 13/16 x 18 3/4 in.); Mounted: 64.1 x 64.1 x 2.5 cm (25 1/4 x 25 1/4 x 1 in.)Gift of Henry Hunt ClarkCCCC0
Curtain Panel with Scenes of Merrymaking
Egypt, Byzantine period, 6th Century
2000.5Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 144.2 x 26.7 cm (56 3/4 x 10 1/2 in.); Mounted: 153.7 x 66 x 3.2 cm (60 1/2 x 26 x 1 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund and Gift of the Textile Art Alliance in memory of Robert P. BergmanCCCC0
Chalice Veil with Monogram of Christ
Italy, 16th century
1920.1156Needle lace, mezza mandolina; bleached linen (est.) with red silk thread (est.)Overall: 52.1 x 53.3 cm (20 1/2 x 21 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Circular Segmentum with Eight-Pointed Star and Bird
Egypt, 7th - 8th century
1982.376Tapestry (originally inwoven in tabby ground); linen and woolOverall: 11.5 x 10.5 cm (4 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Forehead Cloth
England, Elizabethan Period, late 16th century
1934.231Silk, gold and silver thread, sequins, padding, linen; embroideryOverall: 16.8 x 38.7 cm (6 5/8 x 15 1/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Lace Collar
Italy, Genoa, 16th century
1920.1240Linen; lace, open cutwork (reticella) and bobbinOverall: 56.8 x 29.5 cm (22 3/8 x 11 5/8 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Decorated Band from a Tunic or Curtain
Egypt, late Byzantine or early Islamic period, 7th Century
1960.275Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 8.2 x 24.7 cm (3 1/4 x 9 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Hellbrunn
Josef Frank (Swedish, born Austria, 1885-1967) and 1 other
1937.182Plain weave bleached linen, loom width, block printedOverall: 57.2 x 123.2 cm (22 1/2 x 48 1/2 in.)Educational Purchase Fund©
Geometric Pattern
America, 20th century
2012.85Plain weave bleached linen printed with a black, gray, and pale blue geometric patternOverall: 89.5 x 129.5 cm (35 1/4 x 51 in.)Gift of Eric Baer©
Embroidered Border: The Pharaoh Being Submerged in the Sea
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.352Plain weave linen; embroidery in silk; attached border of needle laceOverall: 18.1 x 43.2 cm (7 1/8 x 17 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Coif
England, Elizabethan Period, late 16th century
1934.206Silk, gold and silver thread, sequins, padding, linen; embroideryOverall: 21 x 42.2 cm (8 1/4 x 16 5/8 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Two Parts of a Curtain
Algeria, 18th century
1916.1229Embroidery: silk, gold, and silver on linenOverall: 295.3 x 135.9 cm (116 1/4 x 53 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Headkerchief
Algeria, 18th century
1916.1237Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundOverall: 260.4 x 40.6 cm (102 1/2 x 16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Floral Embroidery
England, James I Period, early 17th century
1933.421Silk, linen; plain weave, embroidery: couch and stem stitchesOverall: 66 x 76.2 cm (26 x 30 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Striped tiraz
Egypt, Fatimid period, reign of al-Mustansir
1950.528Plain weave with inwoven tapestry weave: linen and silkOverall: 39.4 x 22 cm (15 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Cloth with Border of Vegetal Pattern
Italy, 19th century
1933.336Plain weave linen with needle lace, filet/lacis (knotted ground and darned in two directions); bleached linen (est.)Overall: 91 x 141.7 cm (35 13/16 x 55 13/16 in.)Bequest of Louise Tifft BrownCCCC0
84 VA
Stephen Edlich (American, 1944-1989)
1981.47Acrylic, polymer, chalk, and jute on linenUnframed: 213.5 x 152.4 cm (84 1/16 x 60 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Carl D. Lobell©
Ornamental Square from a Tunic
Egypt, Byzantine period, 5th century
1982.80Tapestry weave with supplementary weft wrapping; undyed linen and dyed woolOverall: 16.5 x 16.5 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Fragment of a Band with Abstract Pattern
Italy, Venice, 16th century
1920.1101Bleached linen: needle lace, burato (twined ground and darned in one direction)Overall: 5.1 x 25.5 cm (2 x 10 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Border: The Baking of Unleavened Bread
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.354Plain weave linen; embroidery in silk; attached border of needle laceOverall: 18.1 x 45.4 cm (7 1/8 x 17 7/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, second half of 19th century
1936.736Embroidery: linenAverage: 41.9 x 43.2 cm (16 1/2 x 17 in.)Gift of Robert Livingston Ireland, Jr. in memory of his mother, Mrs. P. W. HarveyCCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, 19th century
1936.738Embroidery: linenAverage: 41.3 x 41.9 cm (16 1/4 x 16 1/2 in.)Gift of Robert Livingston Ireland, Jr. in memory of his mother, Mrs. P. W. HarveyCCCC0
Embroidered Border: The Making of Unleavened Bread and the Israelites...
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.353Plain weave linen; embroidery in silk; attached border of needle laceOverall: 18.1 x 45.4 cm (7 1/8 x 17 7/8 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Fragment of a Band with Vines and Leaves
Italy, 17th century
1936.223Needle lace, filet/lacis (knotted ground and darned in two directions); bleached linen (est.)Overall: 12.6 x 64.4 cm (4 15/16 x 25 3/8 in.)The Frances McIntosh Sherwin CollectionCCCC0
Embroidered Border: The Death of the First Born and the Israelites Sent...
Italy, 16th-17th century
1939.355Plain weave linen; embroidery in silk; attached border of needle laceOverall: 18.1 x 50.2 cm (7 1/8 x 19 3/4 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Scenes of the Life of the Virgin, from an Embroidered Altar Frontal
Italy, Florence, 14th century
1978.36Silk, gold thread, linen; raised work, embroidery: split, stem, running, fishbone, and couching stitchesOverall: 18 x 126 cm (7 1/16 x 49 5/8 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Wall of Light Rose
Sean Scully (American, 1945-)
2005.142Oil on linenOverall: 213.4 x 243.4 x 6.3 cm (84 x 95 13/16 x 2 1/2 in.)Gift of Agnes Gund©
Kerchief (Tensifa)
Algeria, 18th-19th century
1916.1238Embroidery: silk, gold, and silver on linenOverall: 241.9 x 39.4 cm (95 1/4 x 15 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, late 19th century
1936.734Embroidery: linenAverage: 35.6 x 35.6 cm (14 x 14 in.)Gift of Robert Livingston Ireland, Jr. in memory of his mother, Mrs. P. W. HarveyCCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, late 19th century
1936.746Embroidery: linenAverage: 34.3 x 33 cm (13 1/2 x 13 in.)Gift of Robert Livingston Ireland, Jr. in memory of his mother, Mrs. P. W. HarveyCCCC0
Fragment of a Band with Dragon, Castle, and Vegetation
Italy, 16th century
1920.1143Needle lace, burato (twined ground and darned in one direction); bleached linen (est.)Overall: 35.7 x 32.5 cm (14 1/16 x 12 13/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Cover or Curtain
Turkey, 17th-18th century
1916.1301Embroidery: silk on linen tabby groundAverage: 201.3 x 140.3 cm (79 1/4 x 55 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. WadeCCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, early 19th century
1936.707Embroidery: linenAverage: 38.1 x 38.1 cm (15 x 15 in.)Gift of Elisabeth Ireland in memory of her mother, Mrs. P. W. HarveyCCCC0
Embroidered Handkerchief
Switzerland, 19th century
1936.698Embroidery: linenAverage: 31.8 x 31.8 cm (12 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.)Gift of Elisabeth Ireland in memory of her mother, Mrs. P. W. HarveyCCCC0