Requires Photography

Cover

French or English
1710–25


Object Place: France or England

Dimensions

111 x 97 cm (43 11/16 x 38 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.287

Medium or Technique

Silk damask, gilt metal tape, gold-colored metal strips and wrapped thread lace, and linen backing

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cover. Several pieces joined. Semi-naturalistic blossoms and leaves with a “bizarre” reticular motif in a large repeating pattern. Yellow and gray (?) silk yarns. Metal wire outer border; tapes divide the field into thirds. Condition good.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection