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Bedspread made of three widths of material; silk lampas; light blue ground with design, in taupe and ivory silk wefts, of be-ribboned poodles dancing on scrolls, Vulcan at forge, sea horse and fountain, swags, trophies of war, caduceus, etc.; border, sewed on all four sides, of rinceau with...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Helen Howard Hudson Whipple and Mrs. Alice Wayland Hudson White

French (Lyon), about 1787

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 310 x 214 cm (122 1/16 x 84 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2093

Medium or Technique

Silk lampas

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles