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Fragments

A work made of silk, plain weave of two color complementary ground wefts self-patterned by areas of 3:1 twill interlacings.
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  • A work made of silk, plain weave of two color complementary ground wefts self-patterned by areas of 3:1 twill interlacings.

Date:

c. 1725

Artist:

France, Lyon

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Fragments

Origin

Lyon

Date

Made 1715–1735

Medium

Silk, plain weave of two color complementary ground wefts self-patterned by areas of 3:1 twill interlacings

Dimensions

a: 105 × 21.8 cm (41 3/8 × 8 5/8 in.) b: 96 × 25.3 cm (37 3/4 × 10 in.) Warp repeat: 44.5-48.2 cm (17 1/2-19 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society

Reference Number

1895.132a-b

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