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Panel

French (Lyon)
about 1760–70


Object Place: Lyon, France

Dimensions

108 x 99.6 cm (42 1/2 x 39 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1987.337

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Panel (two pieced panels). Louis XV style: Meandering flowers in polychrome silk and gold and silver metallic threads (lamé and frisé) brocaded and lancé on cream-colored silk taffeta liseré ground. Point composition. Condition: Fair; stains and abrasion.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Natalie Brown (née Dresser), Mrs. John Nicholas Brown, Senior