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Asian Art

Compound satin, brocaded

16th century

Warps salmon red silk satin woven over four

76.4 × 62.5 cm. ; 30× 24 1/2 in.
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1941.275
Culture: 
Iranian, Islamic
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Arthur Upham Pope (1881–1969) and Phyllis Ackerman (1893–1977) Collection, 1936; Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Arthur Upham Pope and Dr. Phyllis Ackerman, Survey of Persian Art from Prehistoric Times to the Present, 6 vols. (London: Oxford University Press, 1938), vol. 6, pl. 1007.

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