Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Fragment

Date:
13th century
Geography:
Found Egypt, probably Fustat
Medium:
Linen; block-printed and embroidered
Dimensions:
3.75 in. high 5.50 in. wide (9.5 cm high 14 cm wide)
Classification:
Textiles-Painted and/or Printed
Credit Line:
Purchase, V. Everit Macy Gift, 1930
Accession Number:
30.112.26
Not on view
[ Art market, Near East, until 1930; sold to MMA through Maurice Dimand]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Fashion and Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620," October 20, 2015–January 10, 2016, not in catalogue.

Speelberg, Femke. "Fashion & Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620." Fashion & Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620 vol. 73, no. 2 (Fall 2015).

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