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Silk and silver-leaf-over-lacquered-paper strips, plain weave with bands of 1:1 plain gauze weave with weft-float faced 1:3 'S' twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary brocading wefts
52.6 × 70.1 cm (20 3/4 × 27 5/8 in.); Weft repeat: H.: 35.5 cm (14 in.)
Gift of Helen C. Gunsaulus
Extended information about this artwork
Helen C. Gunsaulus (1886-1954), Chicago then South Yarmouth, MA, by 1954 [received from Helen F. Mackenzie, South Yarmouth, MA, permanent receipt RX1349, Oct. 5, 1954, copy in curatorial object file, Textiles Department]; given to the Art Institute of Chicago.
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