Object Place: Italy
Overall: 32.5 x 40.5cm (12 13/16 x 15 15/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen, plain weave, embroidered with linen thread with button hole and looped stitches (Reticella)
Not On View
Cushion cover made of plain weave with a border of alternating geometrical designs done in needle lace. One design represents a wheel the other, also in form of a wheel, has 8 petal like shapes radiating from the center. (Reticella). There is an insertion of braided bobbin lace all around the cushion cover.
Mrs. Walter F. Brown; Gift to the MFA, August 8, 1907
Gift of Mrs. Walter F. Brown of Venice