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Design for weaving

French (Lyons)
27 August, 1764
Unidentified artist, French, L. Galy, Gallien et compe


Dimensions

Overall: 49 x 53.8 cm (19 5/16 x 21 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2072

Medium or Technique

Gouache on printed point paper (8 en 11 Huilliot a Lion)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Count for thread 8 en 11.

Inscription

No. 1000 fond frisé aux blé or Nue 49 dixes a Repetition/
pr Las le blance le chamois/
2 le grideling & le rouge le violet clair/
3 le lilac & le violet fecond/
4 le pourpre & le violet brun du bouquet/
5 le vert clair/
6 le vert fecorie/
7 le vert brun/
8 le violet bru du Galon/
9 le marion/
10 le papier/
11 le porcelaine & le paille

Provenance

Print dealer's no. 1404/3. Formerly part of 29.1947.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund