Fragment of upholstery fabric

Possibly French or Italian
19th century (?)


Object Place: France or Italy (Possibly)

Dimensions

58.5 x 22.6 cm (23 1/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1019

Medium or Technique

Embroidered wool

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Octagonal compartments with various figures from the Commedia dell’Arte. Polychrome wool yarns over a white cotton ground. Worn; frayed; missing yarns.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection