Piece of embroidery

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

41.4 x 54.4 cm (16 5/16 x 21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2463

Medium or Technique

Silk; Silk; Satin; chain stitch

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece, pale yellow satin ground with design of undulating flowering vine and small sprays of flowering vine and small sprays of flowers in the spaces between, worked in chain stitch with several shades of pink, blue, yellow, green silk; torn and stained.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund