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Panel

Panel (labelled #2617). Lampas; light brown and ivory on greenish gold silk satin. Two motifs in the repeat: 1) flutist and boy, 2) dancer under a canopy with a flutist. On the border there is monkey teasing a bird with a peacock feather. Condition: Excellent.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

French (Lyon), 1865

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1987.124

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, lampas

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles