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Piece of velvet

Italian
16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 3 15/16 x 18 1/8 in. (10 x 46 cm)

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Violet ground; the design of very conventional flower forms in an ogival frame work is woven of violet cut and uncut velvet. The design in this piece is like that of 83.327a and b, 85.299, 85.350, 91.178 and 93.486.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection