Asian Art

Coat with Rose Trees

early 18th century

Plain weave with supplementary weft; silk

36 1/2 x 42 3/4 in. (92.7 x 108.6 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1949.139
Culture: 
Persian, Iranian, Islamic
Period: 
Safavid dynasty (1501–1722)
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Bought of Jacques Bordaz, Cos Cob, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Loretta N Staples, A Sense of Pattern: Textile Masterworks from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1981), 28, no. 22, ill.

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