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Piece of silk weaving

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Piece. Warp-figured silk with design in shades of rose, blue and tan on a green ground. Rococo panels separated by undulating floral vines. Stained, somewhat worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

French, 1725–75

Object Place

France

Dimensions

92 x 17.5 cm (36 1/4 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.1564

Medium or Technique

Silk weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles