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A work made of linen and horsehair, needle lace of a type known as "point d'argentan" with a whipped mesh ground.
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  • A work made of linen and horsehair, needle lace of a type known as "point d'argentan" with a whipped mesh ground.

Date:

1820s

Artist:

France

About this artwork

Status

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Department

Textiles

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Origin

France

Date

Made 1820–1829

Medium

Linen and horsehair, needle lace of a type known as "Point d'Argentan" with a whipped mesh ground

Dimensions

9.8 × 266.5 cm (3 7/8 × 107 7/8 in.) Width repeat: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Edward E. Ayer in memory of Edward E. Ayer

Reference Number

1933.1607

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