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Point lace cut-work, punto tagliato or tela tagliata

Heavy linen in which is cut a zig-zag opening. This opening is filled with fine reticella. "Tela tagliata." Francesca Amari, 1907.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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Medium or Technique

Linen; point, cut-work, Punto tagliato or tela tagliata


Textiles and Fashion Arts