Shawl

A work made of silk and wool, twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in twill interlacings; main warp fringe; woven on a loom with a jacquard attachment.
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  • A work made of silk and wool, twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in twill interlacings; main warp fringe; woven on a loom with a jacquard attachment.

Date:

c. 1855/62

Artist:

Probably designed by Anthony Berrus
French, 1815–1883
France, probably Paris

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Artist

Anthony Berrus

Title

Shawl

Origin

France

Date

1850–1870

Medium

Silk and wool, twill weave with supplementary patterning wefts bound in twill interlacings; main warp fringe; woven on a loom with a Jacquard attachment

Dimensions

354 × 152.3 cm (129 3/8 × 59 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Elizabeth M. Schultz Endowment; Barbara Howard Estate

Reference Number

2007.21

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