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Piece of velvet

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 12 x 18 5/16 in. (30.5 x 46.5 cm)

Accession Number

08.377

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep cream satin ground; a design of rows of symmetrical groups of leaves and fruit, separated by smaller plant forms, arranged to suggest an ogival frame-work, of cut and un-cut velvet woven with green, and cream-colored silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection