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Louis XVI-style chair seat

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Square panel for chair back; central group of trophies of the chase and framing flower-filled horns and swags brocaded with polychrome silks (now faded); background of center design in minute white checkerboard formed by floats of extra silk warp; background outside design area of light green...

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Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

about 1780

Object Place

France

Dimensions

59 x 58.5 cm (23 1/4 x 23 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.351

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles