Panel of silk weaving

French
1775–1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

101 x 51 cm (3996 7/16 x 20 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2552

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Warp-figured pattern of blue,yellow, green and white silks on a ground of pink silk plain cloth. Stripes of wavy ribbons and undulating floral vines alternating with undulating leafy vines of very small scale. Full loom width. Soiled and faded.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Dexter