About This Artwork

France

Panel (Dress Fabric), 1775/1800

Silk, stripes of warp-float faced satin weave and stripes of two-clor complementary weft plain weave with supplementary patterning warps and self-patterned by ground weft floats; both with supplementary brocading wefts
30 x 50 cm (15 3/8 x 19 5/8 in.)
Point repeat: 26 cm (10 1/4 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.753




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