Requires Photography

Piece of weaving

French
1770–1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 56.5 x 32.4 cm (22 1/4 x 12 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.211

Medium or Technique

Silk; weaving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Deep salmon pink satin ground with pattern in both extra warps and wefts. Narrow wite or black and white stripes. Scattered over these, small floral sprigs and bouquets in polychrome silks. Narrow selvage along right edge. Three brownish stains at lower right.

Credit Line

Transferred from Decorative Arts Department installation reserve