Shawl, between 1840 and 1860

  • English

Silk taffeta

  • Framed: Overall (without fringe): 100 3/4 × 24 inches (255.9 × 61 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Emma S. Fechimer Fund, Octavia W. Bates Fund, and the Edna Burian Skelton Fund

1993.29

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Silk (textile)
  • Taffeta
  • Figures (representations)
  • Shawl
  • Floral motifs
  • Bridge
  • Animals
  • Dragons
  • England

Provenance

Loewi-Robertson, Inc., Los Angeles, California, USA); 1993-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

English, Shawl, between 1840 and 1860, silk taffeta. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Emma S. Fechimer Fund, Octavia W. Bates Fund, et al., 1993.29.