About This Artwork

France

Lappet, 1740s/50s

Linen, bobbin straight lace of a type known as "Valenciennes" with a five hole mesh ground
51.8 x 8.3 cm (20 3/8 x 3 1/4 in.)
Height repeat: 15.2 cm (6 in.)

Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection, 1937.1195




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