Object Place: Flanders
80 x 95 cm (31 1/2 x 37 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
White linen damask napkin depicting the marriage of Louis XV of France and Mary Leszcynski of Poland, 1725; Inscription: CRESCITE ET MULTIPLICAMINI GEN I; design is a reverse repeat from left to right. Condition: excellent; one minor repair. Satin of 5cm: warp 30 (30-31.5) threads/cm. Weft 30 (29-33) threads/cm.
Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund