Linen and wool, plain weave with supplementary wrapping wefts forming cut pile through a technique known as "Ghiordes knots"
203.6 × 139.6 cm (80 1/8 × 55 in.)
Royalties from The Warner Fund
Extended information about this artwork
Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, Gift, Bequest and Purchase: A Selection of Textile Acquisitions from
1988-1992, Mar. 30–July 24, 1994.
Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, On or Off the Wall: An International Selection of Tapestries and Carpets, 1920s–1970s, May 14, 2003–Feb. 8, 2004.
Spink & Son, London, England, by 1987 [Incoming receipt RX16924 dated 12/6/1978 in curatorial file, Textiles Department]; sold to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1988.
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