Front of a chasuble
16th century design, workmanship perhaps later
71 x 140 cm (27 15/16 x 55 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.40 x .71
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Yellow satin ground; the design of conventional leaves, flowers and stems forming an ogival framwork, enclosing conventional cone-like forms made up of flowers and leaves is woven with white linen. Parts of the design are detailed with squares and triangles. Trimmed with yellow silk. Lined with pink linen.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection