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Chair seat cover

Probably Italian, early 18th Century irregular fragment, made of several pieces (Used as a chair seat cover). Wide alternating pink and green stripes separated by narrow white stripes flanked by narrower violet stripes. Pattern in whitish tone shows a symmatrical arrangement of conventionalized...

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Credit Line

Transferred from Decorative Arts Department installation reserve

Probably Italian, 18th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

59.213

Medium or Technique

Brocatel

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles