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Silk weaving

French
1750–60


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 109.2 x 56.8 cm (43 x 22 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.49

Medium or Technique

Silk weaving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Brocaded silk weaving (loom width, one seam). Design: two parallel meandering trails of feathers in blues and salmons on beige ground; two repeating floral motifs: green stems with flowers in salmon, lavendar/white, yellow/salmon (major), green branch with yellow/gold flowers (minor).

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund