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Piece, pale yellow satin ground with design of undulating flowering vine and small sprays of flowering vine and small sprays of flowers in the spaces between, worked in chain stitch with several shades of pink, blue, yellow, green silk; torn and stained.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

41.4 x 54.4 cm (16 5/16 x 21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2463

Medium or Technique

Silk; Silk; Satin; chain stitch

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles