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Chasuble in two parts (one part)

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Loosely woven linen ground embroidered with cream colored silk in vertical needlepoint stitch, design of medallion with an oval inclosing infant Christ child held by a saint with delicate rococo scrolls, flowers, foliage, and insects, worked in tent stitch with several shades of yellow, orange,...

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Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

64 x 100 cm (25 3/16 x 39 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.2589a

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles