Textile length

French
early 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 108.9 x 54.3 cm (42 7/8 x 21 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.145

Medium or Technique

Silk and gold-metallic thread; brocaded lampas

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Reddish orange satin ground; with large scale symmetrical design of highly ornamental lace-like flowers, fruit, and foliage, brocaded with green, blue, yellow and pink silk, and lancé with gold thread and silver thread, with ivory part of the design bound in taffeta pattern. Full loom width.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund