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Lace flounce

Flemish
18th century


Dimensions

7.5 x 29.1 cm (2 15/16 x 11 7/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .291 x .075

Accession Number

23.275

Medium or Technique

Lace, bobbin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is formed of the “vari rèseau” or “draschel”. The design consists of flowers and leaves and àjours filled with various meshes. The ground has been made in small sections and put together.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Richardson