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Panel of embroidery

Rectangular linen panel, embroidered with polychrome silks, gold and silver thread and gilt coiled wire in satin, split and couching stitches. The flesh parts of the figures and the narrow border are of applied yellowish beige satin. Central panel shows St. Anthony kneeling in a landscape,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Pease

Italian, 16th century

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Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts