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Silk weaving

Brocaded silk weaving (loom width, one seam). Design: two parallel meandering trails of feathers in blues and salmons on beige ground; two repeating floral motifs: green stems with flowers in salmon, lavendar/white, yellow/salmon (major), green branch with yellow/gold flowers (minor).

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

French, 1750–60

Object Place

France

Accession Number

1979.49

Medium or Technique

Silk weaving

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles