Artist Italian
  • Dalmatic
Date 15th century
Medium orphreys: embroidery, silk and metallic thread on linen plain weave; velvet: silk and metallic thread
Dimensions Overall (should to hem/sleeve to sleeve): 41 × 44 inches (104.1 × 111.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edgar B. Whitcomb
Accession Number 37.56
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Mr. and Mrs. Edgar B. Whitcomb (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA);
1937-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Barnet, P. Clothed in Majesty: European Ecclesiastical Textiles from the Detroit Institute of Arts. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, 1991, no. 14, pp. 26-27.

Weibel, A. C. "An Italian Dalmatic of the Fifteenth Century," Bulletin of the DIA 17, no. 2 (1937): pp. 8-9.