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Appliqué

Possibly Italian


Dimensions

35 x 45 cm (13 3/4 x 17 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .45 x .35

Accession Number

96.94

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground of coarse natural colored linen was covered with black satin. On this was applied white satin in a design of crosses with ends suggesting fleur-de lis. The design is outlined and detailed with blue and white, yellow and green and faded pink and white cord. Very much worn and pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection