Panel

Probably French
1695–1705


Object Place: France

Dimensions

110 x 93 cm (43 5/16 x 36 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 93.0 x 110.0 cm

Accession Number

1977.631

Medium or Technique

Silk; Compound silk weaving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

“Bizarre” pattern of weaving: two lengths seamed at center; left length pieced at top; selveges intact. Pattern of double line undulating stem in white silk with flowers, large cornucopia and cartouche forms in pink and white silk and gilt-silver yarns; purple lampas ground with floral motifs. Good condition, a few worn places and repairs.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund