Textile lace

Italian (Venice)
18th century


Dimensions

37.8 x 28.3 cm (14 7/8 x 11 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .36 x .28

Accession Number

23.660

Medium or Technique

Linen; Punto di Venezia point lace

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A fine coral-like design of curling vines, leaves, flowers, birds and crowns, etc. connected by brides which form, in places, an irregular mesh.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss