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Piece of velvet

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The design and ground are both of dark dull blue. Narrow satin lines define the design of large leaf-like forms detailed with bunches of conventional fruit and flowers.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, 15th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 26 1/4 x 18 1/2 in. (66.7 x 47 cm)

Accession Number

93.414

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles