Piece of ribbon

French
19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

89.6 x 8.3 cm (35 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.2701

Medium or Technique

Silk ribbon, satin, brocade, chiné

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White satin ground, at regular intervals horizontally paired blocks of color brocaded with dark brownish-red, bright pinkish-red, light green, deep bright blue; between colored blocks, and as small scale border design against yellow printed background sprays and bunches of roses chiné printed in polychrome, picot edge in yellow, red, black, and white; tender, several small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Alice Bradford Lovett