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Point lace. Drawn-work

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Flounce of fine muslin with an elaborate floral design on a diamond ground. This type of work has been done in Denmark, Germany, France, and Flanders.

Provenance

Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss

18th century

Dimensions

298 x 25 cm (117 5/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.723

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with embroidery and drawn work

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles