Embroidered Jacket by Unknown Artist

An ivory linen bodice, densely embroidered in fresh coloured silks and gold metal thread with trailing fruiting vines, scattered with sequins, trimmed in braid of gold silk and metal thread.

Details

Medium:
Linen, silk, metal thread
Art Fund grant:
£3,966 ( Total: £10,575)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Christie's

The collar and cuffs are of crimson silk faille.

Venue details

Gallery of Costume Platt Hall, Rusholme, MANCHESTER Greater Manchester M14 5LL 01612 457 245 www.manchestergalleries.org.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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