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Point and bobbin lace

The design of needlepoint flowers is suggestive of bobbin lace. The ground is the typical Brussels bobbin mesh, drochel or vrai réseau.

Provenance

Mrs. John Marshall Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Henry W. Bliss

Flemish, 18th century

Accession Number

23.711

Medium or Technique

Lace, point and bobbin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles