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1914

  • Work on this object began.

1924

  • Work on this object ended.

1938

  • We acquired this object.

2015

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Textile (France), ca. 1919

This is a Textile. It is dated ca. 1919 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is silk and its technique is moiré on compound satin weave. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was bequest of Unknown. It is credited Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 23 x 89.6 cm (9 1/16 x 35 1/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Labeled: 4826 Moiré Arabesque

Cite this object as

Textile (France), ca. 1919; silk; H x W: 23 x 89.6 cm (9 1/16 x 35 1/4 in.); Anonymous bequest in memory of Albert and Rebecca Elsberg; 1938-82-214-d

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