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Rococo, Louis XV-style panel

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[Lance] with tinsel and gilded tinsel, silver wire and gilded silver wire wound on silk cores, gilded silver frise yarn and [brocaded] polychrome silks on a salmon-colored ground with chevron-like motifs in compound weave. Symmnetrical design of scrolls and floral sprays. Selvedge on both...

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Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

French, mid-18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 94.6 x 55.2 cm (37 1/4 x 21 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.350

Medium or Technique

Lampas brocade with polychrome silk, silver and gold metallic threads on silk figured ground

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles