Artist Islamic, Iranian
  • Textile Fragment
Date ca. 1600
Medium Silk threads
Dimensions Overall: 9 1/2 × 4 3/4 inches (24.1 × 12.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Octavia W. Bates Fund
Accession Number 42.15
Department Islamic Art
Not On View
1942, sold at Mrs. Christian Holmes Sale (Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, New York, USA);
1942, purchased by (Arnold Seligmann, Rey and Co., Inc., Paris, France);
1942-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Ackerman, Phyllis. "The Textile Arts," Survey of Persian Art, from Prehistoric Times to the Present, ed. Arthur U. Pope, vol. 3, 2118n, pl. 1058, no. 55, (fig. 656b) [6 vols.] London and New York, 1938-9 [specimen Moore coll., Yale University].

Exhibition of Persian Art. Exh. cat., The Iranian Institute. New York, 1940, cat. no. 64, p. 186.

Weibel, Adele Coulin. "A Riza-i-Abassi Silk," Bulletin of the DIA 22 (1942): p. 3.

Weidel, Adele C. 2000 Years of Textiles. New York, 1952, cat. no. 138, p. 121 (ill.).