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Knitted silk and metalic yarns. Design: gold and silver floral sprays on green silk ground.

Provenance

1927, Hugo Benario, Berlin; October 12, 1927, Benario sale, Lepke, Berlin, lot 920, to L. Bernheimer (dealer), Munich; December 6, 1928, sold by Bernheimer to Carrie Lauer Lehman (d. 1937), New York; to her husband, Philip Lehman (b. 1861 - d. 1947), New York; 1938, gift of Philip Lehman to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1938)

Credit Line

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

Italian (?), 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

63 cm (24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1085

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nitted with metallic yarns

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes