Image 1 of 1
IIIF

Terms of Use

Usage Conditions Apply

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)
  • Accession Number

    S2018.18
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_S2018.18

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
  • Restrictions and Rights

    Usage Conditions Apply

    There are restrictions for re-using this media. For more information, visit the Smithsonian's Terms of Use page.

    The information presented on this website may be revised and updated at any time as ongoing research progresses or as otherwise warranted. Pending any such revisions and updates, information on this site may be incomplete or inaccurate or may contain typographical errors. Neither the Smithsonian nor its regents, officers, employees, or agents make any representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the information on the site. Use this site and the information provided on it subject to your own judgment. The National Museum of Asian Art welcomes information that would augment or clarify the ownership history of objects in their collections.

Keep Exploring