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Panel (two seamed lengths from a skirt)

French (Lyon)
about 1760


Object Place: Lyon, France

Dimensions

108 x 102 cm (42 1/2 x 40 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.341

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Alternating floral and cloud meanders in gold lamé and gold metallic threads (filé and frisé) and white silk threads lancé with reverses of tabby weave, patterned with flowers and bonsai-style trees brocaded in green silk threads and lancé with silver and gold lamé on pink silk cannelé ground. Excellent condition.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund