Requires Photography

Piece of border

French
mid-19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

35 cm (13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.1224

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Very sheer white silk gauze ground with pink silk brocaded horizontal large-scale design of ornamental serpentines with sprays of roses and a few smaller flowers springing upward from serpentines. Several small breaks.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb