Piece of embroidery

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 46 x 53.7 cm (18 1/8 x 21 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.2469

Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White satin ground (now badly soiled) with border design, symmetrically arranged, of sprays of stylized flowers and fruit including strawberries and pomegranates, connected by curling stems; right selvedge present.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund