72 x 145 cm (28 3/8 x 57 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.45 x .72
Medium or Technique
Silk; lace, point, darned netting
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Brown silk net of large and small mesh. A design of a flower and two leaves is run on the diamond-shaped groups of small meshes, and squares, on the oblong groups; there are small flowers between the diamonds. Worked with blue, yellow, pink, green and white silk and with the stitch typical of Italian “Buratto”.
Purchased by the donor from C. Filippo of Paris and Teheran.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection