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Slip cover for chair seat

Italian


Dimensions

45.5 x 47.3 cm (17 15/16 x 18 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.756

Medium or Technique

Silk moire and linen weaving with cotton fringe

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Strips of white linen and red silk.

Provenance

By 1918, Hervey E. Wetzel (b. 1888 - d. 1918), Boston; 1918, by inheritance from her cousin, Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, Chicago [see note 1]; 1919, gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel, to the MFA. (Accession date: March 31, 1919)

Notes:
[1] See Wetzel's will of November 8, 1918.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel