About This Artwork

France

Fragments (From a Chasuble), c. 1760

Silk; velvet: cut, uncut, pile-on-pile, and voided; against warp-faced plain weave foundation
a: 62 x 17.1 cm (24 3/8 x 6 3/4 in.)
b: 61.2 x 17.1 cm (24 1/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson, 1909.150a-b




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