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Fragment

A work made of silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts and supplementary binding warps tying some self-patterning ground wefts in plain interlacing.
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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts and supplementary binding warps tying some self-patterning ground wefts in plain interlacing.

Date:

c. 1732/33

Artist:

France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Fragment

Origin

France

Date

Made 1722–1743

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave with supplementary brocading wefts and supplementary binding warps tying some self-patterning ground wefts in plain interlacing

Dimensions

57.1 × 55 cm (22 1/2 × 21 5/8 in.) Repeat: 43.1 × 26.2 cm (17 × 10 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Art Institute of Chicago Purchase Fund

Reference Number

1907.594

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