Piece of velvet
45 x 58 cm (17 11/16 x 22 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .58 x .45
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Ground, red velvet; designs of leaves with interlacing stems, which enclose oval medallions, woven with gold thread. Oriental work, possibly Italian of the 15th century. Mme. O. Errera. Italian, end of the 15th cent. Catalogue Bonnaffé. Arabic, beginning of the 14th cent. Dupont Auberville, Oriental, 15th cent. Fischbach. Venetian 15th cent. Franchetti Collection at the Bargello.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection