Bertha of lace

Italian (Venetian)
Late 19th or early 20th century


Object Place: Venice, Italy

Dimensions

71 x 69.9 cm (27 15/16 x 27 1/2 in. )

Accession Number

54.614

Medium or Technique

Linen needlepoint lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Betha of needlepoint lace; small-scale closely spaced all over pattern of scrolling stems bearing curling leaves and many small blossoms.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Louis A. Frothingham