Length of silk

Indienne

Dutch
early 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 22.9 x 53.3 cm (9 x 21 in.)

Accession Number

98.628

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with supplementary silk continuous patterning wefts tied in twill and supplementary discontinuous silk and metallic patterning wefts

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red satin ground on which is a chinoiserie design of pagodas, pair of symmetrical male figures with hats drinking tea, woven with green, white, light brown, and violet silk, and silver and gold thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection