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"Bizarre" pattern of weaving: two lengths seamed at center; left length pieced at top; selveges intact. Pattern of double line undulating stem in white silk with flowers, large cornucopia and cartouche forms in pink and white silk and gilt-silver yarns; purple lampas ground with floral motifs....

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Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

Probably French, 1695–1705

Object Place

France

Dimensions

110 x 93 cm (43 5/16 x 36 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 93.0 x 110.0 cm

Accession Number

1977.631

Medium or Technique

Silk; Compound silk weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles