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Embroidery with Allegorical and Mythological Motifs

A work made of silk embroidery on cotton foundation textile.

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  • A work made of silk embroidery on cotton foundation textile.

Date:

1660s

Artist:

Peru

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Title

Embroidery with Allegorical and Mythological Motifs

Origin

South America

Date

Made 1660–1669

Medium

Silk embroidery on cotton foundation textile

Dimensions

285 × 237 cm (112 1/4 × 93 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Pauline Seip Armstrong and Irving and Jane Seaman endowment funds

Reference Number

2020.207

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