Handbag

Italian (Venice?)
1950s
Designed by Roberta di Camerino (Italian, born in 1920)


Object Place: Italy

Dimensions

H x L x W: 15.24 x 5.71 x 21.59 cm (6 x 2 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1999.486

Medium or Technique

Wool and leather, embroidered

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Avacodo green embroidered small handbag (brickstitch?) with trompe l’oeil pink/blue buckle design with black leather trim details.
Stamped in lining: “Roberta di Camerino”
Condition: good, some wear to green yarns near top frame.

Provenance

Inherited from her mother, Shirley Braude, who purchased these items from the 1970s to 1998

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Shirley Braude