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Piece of velvet

Italian
Late 17th–early 18th century


Dimensions

43 x 78 cm (16 15/16 x 30 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.78 x 0.43

Accession Number

15.5a-b

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White ground, the design of sprays of flowers set close together is of dark red, green, salmon pink, light blue and white cut and uncut velvet. Pieced and much worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Horatio Greenough Curtis