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Orphrey. "The Annunciation"

Italian?
15th–16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 42.5 x 15 cm (16 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

07.623

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red satin ground; design woven with linen thread, wound with gilded parchment and white, green and heliotrope silk. See Collection d’Anciennes d’ Étoffes, réunies et déscrites par Mme Isabelle Errera, Bruxelles, 1901, p. 99, No. 192. Italian 15th century. Musée de Cluny 14th century. Museé de Crocetta, Florence. Florentine of the 15th century. South Kensington Museum, London.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection