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Chair-back

18th century
Probably by Beauvais


Dimensions

36 x 49 cm (14 3/16 x 19 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .49 X .36

Accession Number

85.72

Medium or Technique

Wool and Silk; tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Tulips, roses and other flowers arranged in a group, to fill an oval space, and woven of brown, red, yellow, soft tan color, blue and green wools, and white; light blue and yellow silks. These colors originally were very crude, as is shown by the back side, but have been toned and harmonized by fading.

Provenance

Gift of Charles Henry Parker,From the Estate of Alfred Greenough

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection