About This Artwork

Produced by Mathevon et Bouvard, 1810–1895
France, Lyon

Panel (Furnishing Fabric), 1860/80

Silk, satin weave with twill interlacings of secondary binding warps and patterning and brocading wefts
192.2 x 77.9 cm (75 5/8 x 30 5/8 in.)
Warp repeat: 167.3 cm (65 7/8 in.)
Weft repeat: point repeat

Restricted gift of the Antiquarian Society, 1988.526

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

The Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, European Textile Masterpieces from Coptic Times through the 19th Century, September 27, 1989–January 22, 1990

The Art Institute of Chicago, Department of European Decorative Arts, Gallery 61, February 2- June 8, 1993

The Art Institute of Chicago, Department of European Decorative Arts, Gallery 61, March 13- October 3, 1996

The Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, Revival and Reform: A Growing 19th Century Textile Collection, November 25, 1998–February 28, 1999

The Art Institute of Chicago, Department of European Decorative Arts, Gallery 50, January 15- May 24, 2004

Publication History

Christa C. Mayer Thurman. Textiles in The Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 1992), pp. 93, 147.




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