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French (Lyon)
about 1760–65


Object Place: Lyon, France

Dimensions

138.4 cm (54 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1987.342

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Louis XV style: Meandering roses and blueberries brocaded and lancé in rose, blue, green, and beige silk and gold and silver metallic threads (lamé and frisé) on cream colored silk taffeta liseré fround. Two repeats in the width. Condition: Fair; staining and thread abrasion.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Natalie Brown (née Dresser), Mrs. John Nicholas Brown, Senior