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Furnishing fabric

Furnishing fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Genoa (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1680-1710 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cut and uncut silk velvet

  • Museum number:

    843-1852

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Furnishing fabric, upholstery for a chair seat, of voided silk satin velvet with cut and uncut pile, and decorated with large formal flower and floral scroll motif in deep red on a white satin ground. areas missing at each corner.

Place of Origin

Genoa (probably, made)

Date

1680-1710 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Cut and uncut silk velvet

Dimensions

Height: 550 mm, Width: 640 mm

Descriptive line

Furnishing fabric for a chair seat of voided silk satin velvet with cut and uncut pile, probably made in Genoa, 1680-1710

Materials

Silk

Techniques

Weaving

Categories

Textiles; Interiors; Furniture

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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