Manufacturer's sample

French
late 18th century


Dimensions

30.9 x 30.8 cm (12 3/16 x 12 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.672

Medium or Technique

Silk with silk embroidery and laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: neutral bluish violet corded silk. Design: climbing rose with green leaves and pink flowers, conventional band of ornament on one side, worked in satin stitch with several shades of green, pink, and cream-colored silk. Mounted in paper on which are several figures and the words “habit complet”.

Credit Line

Gift of H. A. Elsberg