<em>Carpet with Garden Design</em>, 18th century. Wool pile on cotton foundation, symmetrical knot, 110 x 71 in. (279.4 x 180.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Mrs. Joseph V. McMullan, gift of the Beaupre Charitable Trust in memory of Joseph V. McMullan, 84.140.16. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 84.140.16_colorcorrected_SL1.jpg)

Carpet with Garden Design

Medium: Wool pile on cotton foundation, symmetrical knot

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:18th century

Dimensions: 110 x 71 in. (279.4 x 180.3 cm)


Accession Number: 84.140.16

Image: 84.140.16_colorcorrected_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Intersected vertically by wide watercourse of brown and yellow with fish and plants; central pool of red and blue with fountain in middle; horizontal watercourse narrower than vertical one; pale green ground with plant designs and corner sections of pools and very stylized pavilion design. Border of green and brown trefoils. 195 knots per sq. in.

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