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Point lace Point de France

French
17th–18th century


Dimensions

37 x 269 cm (14 9/16 x 105 7/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 2.69 x .37 including heading

Accession Number

23.672

Medium or Technique

Point, point de France

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Flounce, with an elaborate rococo design on an irregular hexagonal mesh. A few details brought out by raised-work. A narrow bobbin heading is sewed to the top.

Provenance

From Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss