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Embroidered chair back

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Panel of embroidered stain, shaped for a chair back. Pink satin ground, embroidered in chain, knotted and darning stitches, with plyed cream silk yarns. Allover pattern showing slender serpentine stalks bearing a variety of conventional blossoms and leaves. A few stains; rusted nail holes along...

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Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

French, Early 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

49 x 59 cm (19 5/16 x 23 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

61.204

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles