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Appliqué work figure (one of 48)

probably German
18th century


Object Place: Germany

Accession Number

50.817kk

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Great variety of single figures and groups of figures, plants and flowers, executed in bits of brightly colored silk pasted to paper ground and outlined with narrow paper contours, or couched gold yarns. Some of the paper grounds are stained and crushed. Most of the contours have lifted off the ground

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles J. White