late 18th century
30.9 x 30.8 cm (12 3/16 x 12 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk with silk embroidery and laid paper
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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”.
Gift of H. A. Elsberg