29 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 900
A COTTON MEZZARA
printed with a menagerie of exotic animals beneath a palm tree
100in. x 98in. (254cm. x 249cm.)
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Mezzara were used by grandes dames in Genoa as sorties-de-bal capes to wear over out-sized crinoline skirts
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