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A work made of silk; cut, uncut, voided velvet with additional patterning wefts in cut gold strips wound around silk core; against twill weave foundation.

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  • A work made of silk; cut, uncut, voided velvet with additional patterning wefts in cut gold strips wound around silk core; against twill weave foundation.

Date:

1950s

Artist:

Woven by Luigi Bevilacqua (Founded 1700)
Italy, Venice

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Luigi Bevilacqua (Weaver)

Title

Panel

Origin

Venice

Date

Made 1950–1959

Medium

Silk; cut, uncut, voided velvet with additional patterning wefts in cut gold strips wound around silk core; against twill weave foundation

Dimensions

83.8 × 64.2 cm (33 × 25 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Italian Government from His Excellency Alberto Tarchiani, Ambassador of Italy

Reference Number

1954.244

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