Silk weaving panel

French
Second half 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

88 x 51.9 cm (34 5/8 x 20 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.352

Medium or Technique

Silk figured weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Figured satin weave. Rose and green stripes of varying widths with weft figure of wavy vines of small flowers and leaves in white silk yarns. Selvedge on both sides, one of 10 cords, the other of 11, and a narrow stripe. Spotted, split, many holes.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund