Point lace. Punto a rosellina, Barbe

Italian
18th century


Dimensions

9.5 x 110 cm (3 3/4 x 43 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.10 x .095

Accession Number

23.655

Medium or Technique

Linen; point, punto a rosellina, Barbe

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The design and workmanship are very delicate and elaborate. Super-imposed stitches add to the delicacy of its appearance.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss