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Panel of silk weaving

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Compound weave in polychrome silks. Undulating lacy ribbons in cream-colored on a tan-colored ground. Small floral sprays. Selvedge on both sides of twelve cords. Stained, very worn, holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

French, 1725–75

Object Place

France

Dimensions

54.8 x 54 cm (21 9/16 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.1584

Medium or Technique

Silk weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles