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Vintage MINT Milvia Towel Sunday WOMAN TRATTORIA Italy 1973

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Here is a fabulous towel - often sought, seldom found - designed by the marvelous Milvia for Zucchi of Milan.

Part of a set featuring a very stylish Italian spin on the day-of-the-week chore towels .

Milvia's design features a willowy thin Audrey Hepburn-esque heroine going through her week. Each towel is a mid century masterpiece with brilliant, spare graphics and crisp, vivid colors.

On Sunday's towel, our heroine dines out at the trattoria, apparently not waiting for her companion (good for her!). Sewn in label from Saks Fifth Avenue.

Excellent details include dotted steam rising from the bowls, the texture of the woven chair seats, the dotted head scarf, long blue pumps, starry eyelashes....and of course the cursive font.

GREAT but not quite perfect condition. Sewn in tag reads Made in Italy for Saks Fifth Avenue.

A few very light foxing marks visible only on the back of the towel (see last photo).

20" x 29"


5 out of 5 stars


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Vintage MINT Milvia Towel Sunday WOMAN TRATTORIA Italy 1973

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  • Vintage item from the 1970s
  • Materials: cotton, fabric, material, cloth, linen
  • Feedback: 735 reviews
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