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Panel of silk weaving

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Warp-figured pattern of blue,yellow, green and white silks on a ground of pink silk plain cloth. Stripes of wavy ribbons and undulating floral vines alternating with undulating leafy vines of very small scale. Full loom width. Soiled and faded.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Dexter

French, 1775–1800

Object Place

France

Dimensions

101 x 51 cm (3996 7/16 x 20 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2552

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles