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Prima Parte de' Fiori, e Disegni di varie sorti di Ricami Moderni, page 6 (recto)

Prima Parte de' Fiori, e Disegni di varie sorti di Ricami Moderni, page 6 (recto)

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Written by Giovanni Battista Ciotti, published by Francesco de' Franceschi, Italian, active 16th century.From top to bottom, and left to right:Design composed of 3 horizontal registers. Top register is decorated with ornamented squares containing an alternating pattern of circles with an X through the middle and ovals with a diagonal line through the middle. Middle register is decorated with triangles ornamented with different floral and linear patterns that form a zigzagging line in between them. Bottom register is decorated with small squares containing a different circular or floral motif.
Giovanni Battista Ciotti (Italian, born Siena, ca. 1560)

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1591
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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