Panel (Dress Fabric)

A work made of silk, gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with secondary binding warps tying supplementary patterning wefts, supplementary brocading wefts, and self-patterning ground wefts in 3:1 and 2:2 twill interlacing.
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  • A work made of silk, gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with secondary binding warps tying supplementary patterning wefts, supplementary brocading wefts, and self-patterning ground wefts in 3:1 and 2:2 twill interlacing.

Date:

c. 1718/19

Artist:

France

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Title

Panel (Dress Fabric)

Origin

France

Date

1713–1724

Medium

Silk, gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with secondary binding warps tying supplementary patterning wefts, supplementary brocading wefts, and self-patterning ground wefts in 3:1 and 2:2 twill interlacing

Dimensions

247.5 × 52.3 cm (97 3/8 × 20 5/8 in.) Repeat: 69.5-70.2 × 25.6 cm (27 3/8-27 5/8 × 10 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Laurance H. Armour, Jr. and Margot B. Armour Family Foundation

Reference Number

1978.104

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