About This Artwork

France

Panel, 1690s

Silk, gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp stripes of: plain weave, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts bound in twill interlacing, and warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts and self-patterned by areas of plain weave
113.4 x 81 cm (44 5/8 x 31 7/8 in.)
Warp repeat: 40.7 cm (16 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1932.865




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