The Cleveland Museum of Art

Collection Online as of July 12, 2024

Two Confronted Animals from a Tunic

Two Confronted Animals from a Tunic

700s-800s
Location: not on view

Description

Two spotted animals flank a simplified tree with more roots than leaves, framed by an angular vine. The nearly symmetrical pattern, woven in simple tapestry weave, was influenced by more complex weaves, visible in the silks displayed below.
  • Mrs. Paul Mallon, Paris.
  • Byzantine Gallery 210 Rotation. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH (organizer) (November 2, 2001-October 15, 2002).
    Gallery 210 textile rotation. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH (October 23, 2001-October 27, 2002).
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Source URL:

https://www.clevelandart.org/art/1983.256