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Furnishing panel

Damask; warp: brown rayon (?), satin, weft: yellow viscose, twill. Boldly stylized floral and leaf design in brown and yellow. The fabric is reversible. Condition: excellent. Marks on selvedge: "Cie DES ARTS FRANCAIS-SUE ET MARE"

Provenance

Made for the Compagnie des arts français (Louis Suë and André Mare). Signed along selvage "Cie des arts français Sue et Mare."

Credit Line

John Wheelock Elliot and John Morse Elliot Fund

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

French, about 1920

Object Place

(Lyon or Paris), France

Accession Number

1986.759

Medium or Technique

Silk and rayon; damask

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles