unknown Woman with Fan and Carnation ~ ca. 1690-1710


1956.0565 A Painting, Detail

Portrait of Unknown Woman by Gerrit Duyckinck ~ ca. 1690-1710

According to Sarah B. Sherrill, “The design of the table covering is loosely based on the medallion Ushak carpet pattern, which was woven at Ushak in western Anatolia from the 16th century through the 19th.”

(Sherrill, Sarah B. 1976. Oriental Carpets in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century America. )

Via: Winterthur Museum

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