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Piece of velvet

Italian
15th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26 1/2 x 18 1/2 in. (67.3 x 47 cm)

Accession Number

96.84

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dark red; the design of leaf-like forms enclosing conventional groups of flowers is distinguished from the ground by an outline of red satin. Much worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection