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A work made of silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; embroidered with silk in chain, satin, single satin and stem stitches; french knot.
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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; embroidered with silk in chain, satin, single satin and stem stitches; french knot.

Date:

1775/80

Artist:

After a design by Philippe de LaSalle (French, 1723–1803/5)
France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Philippe de La Salle (Designer)

Title

Fragment

Place

France (Object made in)

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Made 1775–1780

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave; embroidered with silk in chain, satin, single satin and stem stitches; French knot

Dimensions

27.4 × 55.4 cm (10 3/4 × 21 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Belle M. Borland Endowment

Reference Number

1993.130

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