Panel (Intended as Dress Fabric)

A work made of silk, gilt-and-silvered-metal strips and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts and supplementary brocading wefts.
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  • A work made of silk, gilt-and-silvered-metal strips and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts and supplementary brocading wefts.

Date:

1760s

Artist:

France, Lyon

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Title

Panel (Intended as Dress Fabric)

Origin

France

Date

Made 1760–1769

Medium

Silk, gilt-and-silvered-metal strips and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning wefts and supplementary brocading wefts

Dimensions

99.2 × 53.5 cm (39 1/8 × 21 in.) Repeat: 53.4 × 26.2 cm (21 × 10 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Grace R. Smith Textile Endowment

Reference Number

1984.92

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