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White linen worked with red silk. The ground is divided into diamonds by rosette-like flowers. In each diamond is a conventional plant form. The back is much coarser linen than the front.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Italian, about 1600


54 x 58 cm (21 1/4 x 22 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .58 x .54

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Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts