About This Artwork

France

Panel, End of the 18th century

Silk, warp-float faced 4:1 satin weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warp and supplementary patterning wefts
11.9 x 52.7 cm (44 x 20 3/4 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.879

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, "Two Thousand Years of Silk Weaving," January–March, 1944

Publication History

Adele C. Weibel. Two Thousand Years of Silk Weaving: An Exhibition Sponsored by the Los Angeles County Museum in Collaboration with the Cleveland Museum of Art and the Detroit Institute of Arts (New York: Weyhe, 1944), no. 399, pl. 81.

The Art Institute of Chicago. The Art Institute of Chicago Quarterly. Vol. 56, no. 1 (March 1962). Cover (illustration), p. 6.




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