Extant Italian Shifts (Camicie)


Museo del Tessuto, Prato

1550 - 1600, Italian

"Woman's long shirt...Embroidered tabby linen with lacework, l 118cm, w 131cm (hem)"


Marta Ajmar-Wollheim and Flora Dennis, At Home In Renaissance Italy. London, 2006. V&A Publications.

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