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Fragment (from a Bedcover)

A work made of silk and cotton, plain, twill, and satin weaves; some with supplementary patterning warps or wefts, some self-patterned, some with supplementary pile warps (velvet), and some warp-resist dyed (chiné); pieced; backed with cotton and silk, plain weaves, some with self-patterning and satin weaves; stitched with cotton threads.
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  • A work made of silk and cotton, plain, twill, and satin weaves; some with supplementary patterning warps or wefts, some self-patterned, some with supplementary pile warps (velvet), and some warp-resist dyed (chiné); pieced; backed with cotton and silk, plain weaves, some with self-patterning and satin weaves; stitched with cotton threads.

Date:

1880s

Artist:

United States

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Fragment (from a Bedcover)

Place

United States (Object made in)

Date

Made 1875–1889

Medium

Silk and cotton, plain, twill, and satin weaves; some with supplementary patterning warps or wefts, some self-patterned, some with supplementary pile warps (velvet), and some warp-resist dyed (chiné); pieced; backed with cotton and silk, plain weaves, some with self-patterning and satin weaves; stitched with cotton threads

Dimensions

56.6 × 56.3 cm (22 3/8 × 22 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Robert Gardner Anderson in memory of Mrs. William France Anderson

Reference Number

1991.643

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