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Picture

Italian (?)
19th century (?)


Object Place: Italy (?)

Dimensions

44.5 x 80 cm (17 1/2 x 31 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

43.1012

Medium or Technique

Silk ground with glass beadwork, and linen backing

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Large classical style building, partially in ruins, with many columns and partial dome. In the foreground, greenery; background, other buildings, sky with clouds. Translucent and opaque round and bugle type glass beads on a white silk ground with a tan linen backing. Fragile; missing beads; ground and backing worn. See: 43.1013.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection