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Linen with mythological scene, possibly intended for Perseus and Andromeda worked in straight stitches with red silk; band of darning with red silk fringe across bottom.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

Italian, 16th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Height x width: 6 11/16 x 21 7/16 in. (17 x 54.5 cm)

Accession Number

38.1106

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles