Medium: silk Technique: cut and uncut supplementary warp pile (velvet) | mid-late 18th century

Unknown Maker

Fragment of blue cut and uncut velvet on rose silk ground. Design in velvet forms hexagonal-shaped areas each enclosing a tiny blossom.

Credit: Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt
Object: 1921-22-19

Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design M...
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