About This Artwork

France

Panel (Dress Fabric), 1718/20

Silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp-stripe 4:1 satin weave with supplementary patterning wefts and supplementary brocading wefts and self-patterned by reversing of faces
60.2 x 54.7 cm (23 3/4 x 21 1/2 in.)
Repeat: 49.2 x 26.6 cm (19 3/8 x 10 1/2 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.713




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