Two applique work covers & embroidered coverlet by Unknown Artist

Two large covers with applique work, Italian, late 16th and early 17th centuries; and an embroidered coverlet, English, early 18th century.

Details

Acquired in:
1955
Presented by:
Jean & Rachel Alexander through The Art Fund

Currently missing from the collection. Part of four gifts and two bequests to twenty-three museums by Jean and Rachel Alexander through the Art Fund between 1921 and 1973.

Provenance

Misses J.I. and R.F. Alexander.

Venue details

Aston Hall Trinity Road, ASTON West Midlands B6 6JD 0121 348 8100 www.birminghammuseums.org.uk/aston

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £8)

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