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Panel: The Pet Lamb

Central design of a reclining pet lamb brocaded in naturalistic shades of silk chenille thread on white silk satin ground. Motif completed by the rose bush to which the lamb is tied with a ribbon, floral neck garland, and shepherd's bagpipes brocaded in polychrome silk threads. Curved sprays of...

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Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

French (Lyon), about 1780

Object Place

Lyon, France

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Medium or Technique

Silk brocade on satin ground with silk chenille yarn


Textiles and Fashion Arts