Piece of velvet
79 x 26.5 cm (31 1/8 x 10 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk velvet with gold-colored strip metal
Not On View
Brownish orange ground with a design of plant forms of dark red, bright green, and white cut-velvet. In places there are traces of strips of metal, amd remains of black suggest that this piece originally had a background of black velvet or at least an outline of it.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection