Longwood Fountain Design Tie
The tie is 100% silk, 58” long, and hand sewn. the width is approximately 2.75" at the widest point.
Pierre S. du Pont began working with A. Olivotti & Company in Italy in 1931 when he requested designs for three fountains under the artistic direction of Pietro Morseletto from Vicenza. Thousands of stones sculptures in the Main Fountain Garden arrived from Italy between 1932 and 1935. All restored as part of New Heights: The Fountain Revitalization Project completed in 2017.