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Costume delle Donne del Populo Genovese

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Stipple engraving, printed in brown and black. Bust length portrait of a woman wearing a printed cotton veil (mezzaro) with floral pattern. Text in plate: "MEISAO DE L'ERBO/Costume delle Donne del Popolo Genovese." Brown stains; one gray ink stain.

Credit Line

Transferred from Print Department M.F.A.

Italian,

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

20.5 x 17.3 cm (8 1/16 x 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.1314

Medium or Technique

Costume print

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Prints