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Panel (Dress Fabric)

A work made of silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave self-patterned by areas of plain weave with ground weft floats; embroidered in machine-made chain stitches (tambour work); two loom widths joined.

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  • A work made of silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave self-patterned by areas of plain weave with ground weft floats; embroidered in machine-made chain stitches (tambour work); two loom widths joined.

Date:

c. 1900

Artist:

France

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Title

Panel (Dress Fabric)

Place

France (Object made in)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1890–1910

Medium

Silk, warp-float faced 7:1 satin weave self-patterned by areas of plain weave with ground weft floats; embroidered in machine-made chain stitches (tambour work); two loom widths joined

Dimensions

99 × 59.1 cm (39 × 23 1/4 in.) Repeat: 48 × 28.6 cm (18 7/8 × 11 1/4 in.) woven loom width: 59.3 cm 23 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Diana Morgan Senior

Reference Number

1988.472a

Extended information about this artwork

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