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Piece of velvet

Possibly Italian
Late 16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26 3/4 x 18 1/4 in. (67.9 x 46.4 cm)

Accession Number

96.89

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep rose-colored silk ground; the design of rows of symmetrical conventional plants growing from heart-shaped pots resting on two feet is of the same color as the ground. Much worn and faded.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection