Piece of velvet
Place of Manufacture: England
Overall: 41 x 75cm (16 1/8 x 29 1/2in.)
Medium or Technique
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The ground is of gray blue velvet. The design which is taken from 14th century Italian brocade, consists of boats in which are chained dogs, an eagle, palmettes, waves and ducks, and is printed with gray.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection; Gift from Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA, September 1, 1893
Denman Waldo Ross Collection