Type of sourceDatabase “Metropolitan Museum of Art”
Fund that the source refers toMetropolitan Museum of Art
Designed by Cesare Vecellio, Italian, Pieve di Cadore 1521-1601 Venice, Venice, published by Alessandro de’ Vecchi, Italian, active 17th century, Venice.
From top to bottom, and left to right:
Design composed of 2 horizontal registers. Top register is decorated with 3 flowers (left and right flowers have 5 petals and middle flower has 3 petals) that are each separated by a smaller floral or foliage element. Bottom register is decorated with a central 5-petaled flower that hangs upside down and is characterized by stems that curve outward; underneath each curve is another flower.