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Dress Panel (France), 1909

This is a Dress panel. It was designed by Hector Guimard. It is dated 1909 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is silk and its technique is embroidered using chain (tambour), stem, satin, padded satin, speckling, and knotted stitches on silk net foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was catalogued by Rudolph Berliner. It is credited Gift of Madame Hector Guimard.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 114.9 x 39.1 cm (45 1/4 x 15 3/8 in.)

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Dress Panel (France), 1909; Designed by Hector Guimard (French, 1867–1942); silk; H x W: 114.9 x 39.1 cm (45 1/4 x 15 3/8 in.); Gift of Madame Hector Guimard; 1949-91-4

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