Piece of velvet
Height x width: 16 3/4 x 6 1/4 in. (42.5 x 15.9 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The ribbed ground is woven with soft pale yellow silk and strips of tarnished metals, the design of diamonds enclosing sprays of leaves and one open flower is of deep pinkish-red cut velvet irregularly streaked with pale dull yellow. Much worn.
Purchased by the donor from C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection