Rectangular panel, probably part of cushion cover
17th or 18th century
Object Place: Italy
33.3 x 35.7 cm (13 1/8 x 14 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Natural linen ground. Powder of conventionalized floral sprays bearing yellow, lavender and blue blossoms, embroidered with floss silks in satin stitch and couched twisted silks for outlines. Border shows a row of single conventionalized blossoms in same technique and fewer raised knot motifs in yellow, lavender and white braid. Pale brown stains.