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Fabric-velvet

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 8 3/4 x 10 3/4 in. (22.2 x 27.3 cm)

Accession Number

97.510

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground of white silk. The all-over design of conventional flower forms is of white uncut velvet. The selvedge is pink and green, and the line of deep pink beside it suggests that this piece may have been that color originally.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection