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Panel from the Davanzati Palace

A work made of silk, warp-float faced 3:1 twill weave with gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, supplementary facing wefts forming weft loops in areas and bound by secondary binding warps and with supplementary pile warps forming cut, voided velvet.
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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 3:1 twill weave with gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, supplementary facing wefts forming weft loops in areas and bound by secondary binding warps and with supplementary pile warps forming cut, voided velvet.

Date:

c. 1625

Artist:

Italy, Florence

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Title

Panel from the Davanzati Palace

Origin

Florence

Date

Made 1615–1635

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 3:1 twill weave with gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, supplementary facing wefts forming weft loops in areas and bound by secondary binding warps and with supplementary pile warps forming cut, voided velvet

Dimensions

292.4 × 59.9 cm (115 1/8 × 23 1/2 in.) Warp repeat: 165.4 cm (65 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Laurance H. Armour, Jr. and Margot B. Armour Family Foundation; and the Textile Society

Reference Number

1984.83

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