Lace flounce

Flemish
late 17th–early 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 25.5 x 247 cm (10 1/16 x 97 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.1107

Medium or Technique

Bobbin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Design: elaborate rococo ornament worked with cloth stitch “toilé” detailed by “mailles à cinq trous,” “point grillé,” “point d’esprit” etc., accented by occasional woven outlines. Heading sewed on upper edge.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Hewson Baltzell