Pair of women's gloves

Spanish
about 1830


Object Place: Probably Spain

Dimensions

Overall: 22.1 cm (8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1987a-b

Medium or Technique

Printed (intaglio) and painted kid leather, silk ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White kid printed in black and painted in red, yellow, blue: man and woman with cupid in pastoral setting; border of vine scrolling around pole with flowers; polychrome silk ribbon lacing. Punched and pinked edge.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, to MFA 1943

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection