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Panel of silk weaving

English or French
1700–25


Object Place: England or France

Dimensions

92.3 x 49.9 cm (36 5/16 x 19 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.259

Medium or Technique

Silk compound satin weave

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Compound satin weave. Background of tan and white, flowers and leaves of green, terracotta, blue and violet. Lozenge-shaped panels with zig-zag outlines enclosing symmetrical floral arrangements. On either side, wavy ribbons with flowering vines. Selvedge on both sides with nine cords. Very slightly worn.

Credit Line

Cabot-Townsend Fund and Special Textile Fund