Requires Photography

Bedcover

Italian
early 20th century


Object Place: Italy/China

Dimensions

266 x 224.5 cm (104 3/4 x 88 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1991.712

Medium or Technique

Linen; embroidered

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Linen with several types of lace trim, inserts, withdrawn elements, and embroidery with chinoiserie motifs. “Godete” and “Felici” embroidered and withdrawn banderoles. Condition: Excellent, a few threads coming unstitched. Pale pink surface mark.

Credit Line

Gift of Charlotte M. Beers, in honor of Mrs. Cameron D. Beers Senior