Bed Hanging (France), 1730–70
This is a Bed hanging. It is dated 1730–70 and we acquired it in 1952. Its medium is silk, metal-wrapped silk-core yarns and its technique is embroidery in satin and couching stitches on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Anonymous Donor.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 381 x 102.2 cm (150 x 40 1/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Bed Hanging (France), 1730–70. silk, metal-wrapped silk-core yarns. Gift of Anonymous Donor. 1952-166-46-a.
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Rococo: The Continuing Curve 1730-2008.