plied wool, aniline dye
75 1/2 x 61 in.
Lorenzo Hubbell Revival. Woven with commercially plied wool Germantown yams. All dyes are aniline. Design: horizontal linear pattern on red field: two pairs of white and purple stepped zig-zags in center followed by mirror imagery. Row of white stepped diamonds with interior red cross, outlined in black, very thin stripes of diagonal black and white. The ends contain three black and white stepped “V” shape elements, small black and white diamonds float in the field ends.
Provenance: The Joseph Pytka Collection