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Skirt panel?

A work made of silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps and self patterning ground weft floats; embroidered with silk threads in satin stitch, outline stitch and french knots; attached silver wire coils, wrapped around a silk fiber core, sequins, stones and appliquéd circles of silk, satin weave, painted.
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  • A work made of silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps and self patterning ground weft floats; embroidered with silk threads in satin stitch, outline stitch and french knots; attached silver wire coils, wrapped around a silk fiber core, sequins, stones and appliquéd circles of silk, satin weave, painted.

Date:

Directoire period, 1795/99

Artist:

France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Skirt panel?

Place

France (Object made in)

Date

1795–1799

Medium

Silk, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps and self patterning ground weft floats; embroidered with silk threads in satin stitch, outline stitch and French knots; attached silver wire coils, wrapped around a silk fiber core, sequins, stones and appliquéd circles of silk, satin weave, painted

Dimensions

114.6 × 52.1 cm (45 1/8 × 20 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William J. Robertson

Reference Number

1978.924b

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