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Pictorial hanging

Italian
19th century


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

151 x 205 cm (59 7/16 x 80 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1226

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pictorial hanging. Fillet ground. Central medallion with the Assumption of the Virgin (?) surrounded by cherubim, angels, insects, various floral and zoomorphic motives. Polychrome silk yarns on a linen net. Some repairs and worn yarns.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection