Point lace, punto tagliato or tela tagliata cut-work
6.5 x 30.5 cm (2 9/16 x 12 in.); Legacy dimension: .305 x .065
Medium or Technique
Linen and silk; point, Punto tagliato or tela tagliata, cut-work
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Made with a heavy linen foundation and worked with white silk thread, instead of linen, and with punto reale, punto quadra and punto riccio. The design is Eastern in character.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection