Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Chasuble

Date:
mid-18th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Silk, wrapped gold
Dimensions:
Neck to hem in back: H. 47 inches (119.4 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Milano, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.10.1
Not on view
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Milano (until 1975; to MMA)
Related Objects

Statue robe

Date: mid-18th century Medium: Silk and metal thread Accession: 55.217.7b On view in:Not on view

Statue robe

Date: mid-18th century Medium: Silk and metal thread on silk Accession: 55.217.7a On view in:Not on view

Chasuble

Date: early 18th century Medium: Silk satin embroidered with silk and metal thread; metal lace Accession: 38.86.6 On view in:Gallery 506

Night cap

Date: 1600–1620 Medium: Linen worked with silk and metal threads, spangles; chain, stem, darning, detached buttonhole, and plaited braid stitches Accession: 64.101.1241 On view in:Gallery 517

Seasons and Elements (Spring) (set of four)

Artist: Possibly after a design by Charles Le Brun (French, Paris 1619–1690 Paris) Date: ca. 1683 Medium: Canvas; silk, wool, and metal-thread embroidery in tent stitch (316 stitches per sq. inch, 49 per sq. cm.) Accession: 46.43.1 On view in:Gallery 531