Requires Photography

Fragment of a panel of embroidery

Italian (?)
17th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

64.5 x 54 cm (25 3/8 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.878

Medium or Technique

Silk embroidery on linen ground, and silk satin backing

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Large stylized blossom flanked by a confronted pair of parrots and dragons regardant; flowers and curling leaves. polychrome silk yarns on a diaper pattern white floss silk ground. Narrow woven border. Condition good.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection