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Piece of velvet

French(?)
18th–19th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 26 9/16 x 9 13/16 in. (67.5 x 25 cm)

Accession Number

85.504

Medium or Technique

Velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red satin ground, large design of conventional flowers and leaves, detailed with small flowers of red cut and uncut velvet. This piece looks as if it might be a fairly modern reproduction of an 18th cent. design.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Washington Wales