Two embroidered velvet panels. Italy and Spain, 16th-17th Century


Crimson velvet dalmatic orphrey embroidered inlaid gilt and silver wirings work of flower sprig in scrollwork.
Italy or Spain, 16th Century
Height: 45 cm (17-3/4 in.) - Width: 52 cm (20-1/2 in.)
Worn velvet on ground, later re-applied embroidery

Crimson velvet lambrequin element with embroidered inlaid work of gilt fabric flowers in scrollwork.
Spain, Early 17th Century
Height: 40 cm (15-3/4 in.) - Width: 103 cm (40-1/2 in.)
Major wear, notably on velvet ground, shrunken

Provenance :

  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014031027