Object list Velvet! exhibition, TRC, 22 Jan.-27 June 2019

No. 91. Sample of a ‘Genoese cut velvet’ with satin ground, which was woven on a Jacquard loom. The design is based on a Renaissance style pattern. This is a sample of the cloth used to decorate the Throne Room, of the Royal Palace, Madrid, Spain (c. 2018, Europe; TRC 2018.3021).

No. 91. Sample of a ‘Genoese cut velvet’ with satin ground, which was woven on a Jacquard loom. The design is based on a Renaissance style pattern. This is a sample of the cloth used to decorate the Throne Room, of the Royal Palace, Madrid, Spain (c. 2018, Europe; TRC 2018.3021).

List of textiles and garments on display in the exhibition Velvet!, 22 Jan. - 27 July 2019, Textile Research Centre, Hogewoerd 164, Leiden.

1. Sample of ‘poison’ green velvet (artificial fibres, c. 2018; TRC 2018.2507).

2. Sample of red pressed velvet made from mohair (c. 2018; TRC 2018.2503).

3. Sample of green velvet made from cotton (c. 2018, Europe; TRC 2018.2515).

4. Sample of beige coloured velvet made from mohair (c. 2018, France; TRC 2018.2502).

5. Sample of ‘old pink’ velvet in wool (c. 2018, France; TRC 2018.2504).

6. Sample of pink velvet in linen (c. 2018, France; TRC 2018.2506).

7. Sample of ribcord (corduroy) in green cotton (c. 2018; Germany; TRC 2018.2511).

8. Length of uncut velvet in black wool (c. 2018, Europe; TRC 2018.2513).

9. Sample of black devoré (burned out) velvet with a printed design (early 21st century, Europe, TRC 2017.0551).

10. Sample of blue crushed and printed velvet (21st century, USA, TRC 2018.2637)

11. Sample of purple velvet in wool and cotton (c. 2018, France; TRC 2018.2893).

12. Sample of black cotton velvet (early 21st century; Europe; TRC 2018.2398).

13. Sample of black cotton velvet (early 21st century; Europe; TRC 2018.2397).

14. Woman’s brown velvet dress (c. 1910, the Netherlands; TRC 2010.0046).

15. Woman’s velvet dress (c. 1955, the Netherlands; TRC 2007.0046).

16. Woman’s velvet bell-bottom trousers (late 20th century, the Netherlands; TRC 2018.1803).

17. Woman’s jacket made from purple pressed velvet (c. 1890; the Netherlands; TRC 2011.0247).

18. Kurdish woman’s velvet jacket with a printed gold decoration (c. 2000; Kermanshah, Iran; TRC 2003.0089).

19. Woman’s velvet jacket with a pressed design of stylised flowers (c. 1900, Iran, TRC 1999.0255).

20. Sample of black velvet with a printed design (1920’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2011.0002).

21. Woman’s velvet bodice (mid-20th century, Urk, the Netherlands; TRC 2018.2400).

22. Woman’s velvet bodice (mid-20th century, Urk, the Netherlands; TRC 2016.1640).

23. Sample of striped velvet in mohair (c. 2018, Germany; TRC 2018.2505).

24. Sample of black velvet with a printed design (1920’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2011.0003).

25. Woman’s dark maroon velvet jacket with stylised flowers (tulips) and leaves in gold thread embroidery (late 19th century, Ottoman; TRC 2008.0459).

26. Baluch girl’s outfit (late 20th century, Iran; TRC 2001.0097a-b).

27. Pashtun girl’s outfit (Afghanistan; early 21st century; TRC 2008.0044a-c).

28. Boy’s outfit from Volendam (mid-20th century; the Netherlands; TRC 2016.0433a-f).

29. Girl’s velvet dress with a green pressed velvet cape (early 20th century; Iran; dress: TRC 2011.0158; cape: TRC 1998.0404).

No. 96: Woman’s velvet dress with gold coloured metal lace (c. 1920’s, USA; TRC 2018.2621).

No. 96: Woman’s velvet dress with gold coloured metal lace (c. 1920’s, USA; TRC 2018.2621).

30. Woman’s striped velvet jacket with a Western style collar (1920’s, Iran; TRC 1998.0414).

31. Matador’s outfit with a velvet jacket and trousers (mid-20th century, Spain; TRC 2016.0439a-f).

32. Velvet silk scarf with a resist indigo design (made by Georg Stark, UNESCO indigo dyer, 2017; private collection).

33. Velvet scarf with a tie-and-dye design (late 20th century, Europe; private collection).

34. Man’s velvet waistcoat (late 19th century, Drenthe, the Netherlands; TRC 2015.0607).

35. Panel of modern velvet in a traditional form with a voided design with supplementary wefts, in wool and silk (21th century, France, TRC 2017.3359).

36. Woman’s printed velvet jacket in autumn colours with a black velvet skirt (1980’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2018.3399 and private collection).

37. Panel of voided ‘leopard’ velvet (c. 2018, Europe; TRC 2018.2509).

38. Woman’s devoré and polychrome printed blouse with matching clutch bag, and a blue crushed velvet skirt (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2016.2361a-b and private collection).

39. Panel of blue devoré velvet (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2018.0894).

40. Woman’s velvet Valentino skirt with mink waistcoat. The waistcoat highlights the sensory relationship between velvet and fur (1980’s; TRC 2018.3434 and TRC 2018.3433).

41. Eastern Kurdish outfit for a woman with a tunic, skirt, waistcoat and jacket made in different types of velvet (c. 1998, Iran; TRC 1999.0345-0349).

42. Indonesian velvet wedding dress (Java, late 20th century; TRC 2018.3378a-f).

43. Ottoman period wedding dress in velvet with gold thread embroidery and a replica chemise (late 19th century, Ottoman empire; TRC 2018.2895).

44. Pashtun wedding dress in velvet and matching trousers (Afghanistan, late 20th century; TRC 2005.0251a-b).

45. Woman’s velvet jacket embroidered in Chinese style (pre-1930, Indonesia; TRC 2012.0079).

No. 46. Part of a velvet ‘crazy quilt’ made from various types of velvet (1890’s, USA; TRC 2018.2407).

No. 46. Part of a velvet ‘crazy quilt’ made from various types of velvet (1890’s, USA; TRC 2018.2407).

46. Part of a velvet ‘crazy quilt’ made from various types of velvet (1890’s, USA; TRC 2018.2407).

47. Ottoman woman’s velvet trousers with applied silver bracteates (late 19th century, Saudi Arabia; TRC 2005.0177).

48. Panel of black velvet used for the film Elizabeth (1998), starring Cate Blanchett (made by Frank Gardiner, one of the costumiers for the film; TRC 2016.2122).

49. Panel of green voided velvet with metal threads (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2016.2128).

50. Panel of red velvet decorated with embroidered animals, birds and flowers (late 20th century, Dong, China; TRC 2018.2083).

51. Panel of red velvet used for the film Elizabeth (1998), starring Cate Blanchett (made by Frank Gardiner, one of the costumiers for the film; TRC 2016.2123).

52. Panel with a series of velvet bags:

  1. Black velvet bag with silver clasp (early 20th century, the Netherlands; TRC 2016.1901).
  2. Small pouch made in brownish velvet (early 21st century, Germany; TRC 2019.0043).
  3. Small black velvet bag with silver clasp (early 20th century; Schwarzwald, Germany; TRC 2016.1074).
  4. d. Red velvet bag with tassels (early 20th century, Iran; TRC 2002.0115).
  5. Black velvet bag with silver clasp (early 20th century, the Netherlands; TRC 2016.1077).
  6. Green velvet bag with silver clasp (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2018.3284a).
  7. Dark red velvet pouch (early 20th century; Europe; TRC 2019.0042).

53. Black velvet apron and sash with hand embroidered flowers (mid-20th century, Romania; TRC 2005.0302di and 2005.0302e).

54. Woman’s hat made from black velvet (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2013.0598).

55. Child’s bonnet made from brown velvet and decorated with shell buttons (early 20th century, Germany; TRC 2019.0055).

56. Woman’s hat made from black velvet (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2007.1059).

57. Woman’s hat made from light brown velvet (1950’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2019.0056).

58. Woman’s hat (kaphoed) made from black velvet (early 20th century, Gelderland/ Overijssel; TRC 2014.0699).

59. Woman’s hat made from black velvet and a net (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2013.0597).

60. Woman’s hat made from brown velvet and a net (1920’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2007.1030).

61. Girl’s hat made from burgundy velvet and lace (1885-1890, the Netherlands; TRC 2010.0029).

62. Woman’s hat made from black velvet and a net (1950’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2007.1056).

63. Woman’s hat made from blue felted fabric (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2016.2532).

64. Woman’s hat made from brown plush (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2007.1031).

65. Woman’s hat made from black velvet (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2014.0910).

66. Woman’s hat made from brown velvet (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2018....).

67. Woman’s hat made from black plush (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2014.0911).

68. Woman’s hat made from brown velvet (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2007.0978).

69. Girl’s hood made from black velvet and decorated with lace, satin ribbons and cloth flowers (early 1900’s, Germany; TRC 2016.1674).

70. Woman’s hat made from blue velvet (1950’s, early 1960’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2007.1051).

71. Woman’s turban style hat made from black velvet (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2007.1029).

72. Woman’s hat made from black velvet and decorated with sequins, feathers and ribbons (late 19th century, Germany; TRC 2016.0571).

73. Woman’s turban style hat made from purple velvet (1930’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2014.0912).

74. Woman’s brown printed velvet dress with velvet hat. On the shoulder is a modern shoulder bag decorated with black flock (dress and hat: c. 1960, the Netherlands; TRC 2007.0792 and TRC 2018.0893; bag: TRC 2018.3390).

No. 76. Example of Kuba embroidered velvet in raffia (mid-20th century, Congo; TRC 2017.3292).

No. 76. Example of Kuba embroidered velvet in raffia (mid-20th century, Congo; TRC 2017.3292).

75. Example of Kuba embroidered velvet in raffia (mid-20th century, Congo; TRC 2004.0130).

76. Example of Kuba embroidered velvet in raffia (mid-20th century, Congo; TRC 2017.3292).

77. Example of Kuba embroidered velvet in raffia (mid-20th century, Congo; TRC 2004.0131).

78. Example of Kuba embroidered velvet in raffia (c. 1920’s, Congo; TRC 2016.0182).

79. Example of Kuba embroidered velvet in raffia (mid-20th century, Congo; TRC 2013.0296).

80. Woman’s headwear in black velvet with beaded motifs (early 20th century, Bavaria, Germany; TRC 2016.0888)

81. Woman’s headwear with velvet and satin bands (early 20th century, Thüringer region, Germany; TRC 2016.0750)

82. Woman’s headwear in black voided velvet (early 20th century, Bavaria, Germany; TRC 2016.0887a)

83. Scattering of 1930’s velvet flowers for hats (the Netherlands; TRC 2016.2440, 2016.2448, 2016.2449, 2016.2452, 2016.2454, 2016.2467, 2016.2469a-d).

Historical velvets

84. Showcase 1

  1. Sample of voided velvet with metal threads (early 17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0373).
  2. Sample of velvet using ciselé and voided techniques, as well as metal threads (early 17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0372).
  3. Sample of voided velvet with metal threads (early 17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0371).
  4. Sample of red pressed velvet (late 16th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0366).
  5. Sample of voided velvet with metal threads (early 17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0363).
  6. Sample of voided velvet with metal threads (early 17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0370).
  7. Sample of light brown velvet (17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0387).

85. Sample of a voided velvet with silver coloured metal thread (brocaded velvet; early 16th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0361).

86. Sample of pressed red silk velvet (late 16th century, Spain; TRC 2011.0367).

87. Sample of pressed velvet with a Renaissance style design (c. 2018, Italy; TRC 2018.2510).

88. Showcase 2

  1. Sample of ciselé velvet. It has a hunting scene including stylised dogs in a forest (mid-17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0385).
  2. Sample of red ciselé velvet (18th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0389).
  3. Sample of red pressed velvet (18th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0386).
  4. Sample of red voided velvet (18th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0379).
  5. Velveteen panel with a classical European design (c. 1860 or earlier; China; TRC 2018.2401).

89. Showcase 3

  1. Sample of red voided and ciselé (cut and uncut) velvet (early 17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0380).
  2. Sample of red voided and ciselé (cut and uncut) velvet (early 17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0381).
  3. Sample of polychrome velvet (early 17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0382).
  4. Sample of red velvet (early 17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0364).
  5. Sample of green voided velvet (early 17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0375).
  6. Sample of yellow voided velvet (early 17th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0376).

90. Sample of a voided velvet with part of a large floral design (15th century, Europe; TRC 2011.0362).

Detail of No. 92. Sample of green pressed velvet in mohair. This sample comes from the cloth used to decorate part of the Tweede Kamer (in the Dutch Parliament) in The Hague (c. 2010, Europe; TRC 2018.2514).

Detail of No. 92. Sample of green pressed velvet in mohair. This sample comes from the cloth used to decorate part of the Tweede Kamer (in the Dutch Parliament) in The Hague (c. 2010, Europe; TRC 2018.2514).

91. Sample of a ‘Genoese cut velvet’ with satin ground, which was woven on a Jacquard loom. The design is based on a Renaissance style pattern. This is a sample of the cloth used to decorate the Throne Room, of the Royal Palace, Madrid, Spain (c. 2018, Europe; TRC 2018.3021).

92. Sample of green pressed velvet in mohair. This sample comes from the cloth used to decorate part of the Tweede Kamer (in the Dutch Parliament) in The Hague (c. 2010, Europe; TRC 2018.2514).

93. Sample of purple-pink silk and cotton velvet with a screen printed design in gold paint, which is based on a Renaissance period pattern (c. 2018, France; TRC 2018.2894).

94. Length of silk velvet ikat (early 20th century, Uzbekistan; David and Elisabeth Reisbord Collection).

95. Sample of polychrome striped velvet with voided stripes in cotton (c. 2018, USA; TRC 2018.2508).

96. Woman’s velvet dress with gold coloured metal lace (c. 1920’s, USA; TRC 2018.2621).

97. Sample of green velvet decorated with beads (late 1920’s, the Netherlands; TRC 2016.2150a).

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