Tapestry fragment

French
Probably 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 40 x 86 cm (15 3/4 x 33 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

02.18

Medium or Technique

Wool and silk tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

A hand, part of a figure, draperies and foliage, woven with dark red, green, violet and brown wool, white violet and yellow silk and tarnished metal. This piece was rescued from the fire at the factory at the time of the Commune, 1870.

Credit Line

Gift of Frank Gair Macomber