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Lace flounce

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Design: elaborate rococo ornament worked with cloth stitch "toilé" detailed by "mailles à cinq trous," "point grillé," "point d'esprit" etc., accented by occasional woven outlines. Heading sewed on upper edge.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Hewson Baltzell

Flemish, late 17th–early 18th century

Dimensions

Overall: 25.5 x 247 cm (10 1/16 x 97 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.1107

Medium or Technique

Bobbin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles