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Panel of evening dress fabric

French (Lyon)
1920–30


Object Place: (Lyon), France

Dimensions

215.3 cm (84 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1986.755

Medium or Technique

Silk; Damask

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Damask matlassé; warp: black silk (taffeta), weft: black silk (over-twisted), silver lamé. Stylized falling leaves scattered on a trellis pattern, both in silver lamé matlassé, on a black silk ground. Condition: excellent.

Credit Line

Susan Cornelia Warren Fund