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Circular Chair Seat

A work made of silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts tied in twill interlacings.
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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts tied in twill interlacings.

Date:

c. 1780

Artist:

Designed by Philippe de LaSalle (French, 1723–1803/5)
France, Lyon

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Philippe de La Salle (Designer)

Title

Circular Chair Seat

Place

Lyon (Object made in)

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Made 1770–1790

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts tied in twill interlacings

Dimensions

61.4 × 56.8 cm (24 1/8 × 22 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Grace R. Smith Textile Endowment

Reference Number

1983.737

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