About This Artwork

Italy

Fragment, Mid-15th century

Silk and gilt-animal-substrate-wrapped linen, twill weave with twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts
32 x 36.2 cm (12 5/8 x 14 1/4 in.)
Repeat: 21.2 x 17.7 cm (8 3/8 x 7 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1895.727

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

The Art Institute of Chicago, "Fragments from the Past," October 14, 1970–April 15, 1971




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