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The central part of the embroidered eiderdown

Rafael Masó1910

Rafael Masó Foundation

Rafael Masó Foundation

Embroidered eiderdown designed by Masó for his parents

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  • Title: The central part of the embroidered eiderdown
  • Date: 1910
  • Physical Dimensions: w124.5 x h94 cm (complete)
  • Inscriptions: "Fortitudo/Pulchritudo" [Strength/neatness]
  • Description: The eiderdown is decorated with vegetal motifs and letters. "Fortitudo" and "Pulchritudo" make reference to male and female atributtes, respectively. It symbolizes matrimony.
  • Architect: Rafael Masó
  • Provenance: Fundació Rafael Masó
  • Type: Textile
  • Rights: Digital image by Jordi Puig / Fundació Rafael Masó
  • External Link: Fundació Rafael Masó
  • Medium: Clothing

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