Five Fragments

A work made of silk and gilt-metal strip, plain weave with supplementary facing wefts and supplementary pile warps forming cut and uncut voided velvet.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-metal strip, plain weave with supplementary facing wefts and supplementary pile warps forming cut and uncut voided velvet.

Date:

1601/25

Artist:

Italy

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Title

Five Fragments

Origin

Italy

Date

1601–1625

Medium

Silk and gilt-metal strip, plain weave with supplementary facing wefts and supplementary pile warps forming cut and uncut voided velvet

Dimensions

a: 101.6 x 57 cm (40 x 22 1/2 in.) b: 99.4 x 57 cm (39 1/8 x 22 1/2 in.) c: 100.3 x 54 cm (39 1/2 x 21 1/4 in.) d: 82 x 53.9 cm (32 1/4 x 21 1/4 in.) e: 18 x 54 cm (7 1/8 x 21 1/4 in.) Repeat: 2.8 x 3.5 cm (1 1/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1937.1219a-e

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