About This Artwork

France or England

Braid, 1650/75

Silk and silk-wrapped-hemp and silk-wrapped-linen cords, bobbin straight lace
18.3 x 44.8 cm (7 1/4 x 17 5/8 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.894

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

The Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, "The Magic of Lace" June 27, 2001–June 9, 2002




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