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At A Glance

  • Period

    early 17th century
  • Geography

    Isfahan, Iran
  • Material

    Cotton warp and weft, wool pile
  • Dimension

    H x W: 260 × 148.6 cm (102 3/8 × 58 1/2 in)
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Object Details

  • Provenance

    William A. Clarke (1839-1925), New York City, by bequest to the Corcoran Gallery of Art, April 1923
    Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, transferred to the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, January 2018
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Fashioning an Empire: Safavid Textiles from the Museum of Islamic Art, Doha (December 18, 2021 to May 15, 2022)
    Carpets for the Great Shah: The Near-Eastern Carpets from the W.A. Clark Collection (October 3 to November 16, 1948)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    William A. Clark (American, 1839-1925)
    The Corcoran Gallery of Art (1869-2014)
  • Origin

    Isfahan, Iran
  • Credit Line

    Gift from the Trustees of the Corcoran Gallery (William A. Clark Collection)
  • Type

    Costume and Textile
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