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Piece of velvet

Probably Italian
Late 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 17 5/16 x 3 15/16 in. (44 x 10 cm)

Accession Number

97.535

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow satin ground. The design of conventional branches of flowers, is of violet cut and uncut velvet, and is detailed with light blue, pink, and green silk woven like brocade.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection