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A work made of linen, needle lace worked on a laid and plaited thread ground, reticello pattern; edged with bobbin straight lace points.
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  • A work made of linen, needle lace worked on a laid and plaited thread ground, reticello pattern; edged with bobbin straight lace points.

Date:

1601/25 (needlelace); 1625/50 (points)

Artist:

Italy, points probably Genoa

About this artwork

Status

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Department

Textiles

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Origin

Italy

Date

Made 1601–1625

Medium

Linen, needle lace worked on a laid and plaited thread ground, Reticello pattern; edged with bobbin straight lace points

Dimensions

15.3 × 198.6 cm (6 × 78 1/8 in.) Band width repeat: 11.9 cm (4 3/4 in.) Point width repeat: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.) Band height: 5.6 cm (2 1/4 in.) Heading height: .8 cm (3/8 in.) Point height: 7.8 cm (3 in.)

Credit Line

Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection

Reference Number

1937.1177

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