Textile (France), early 18th century
This is a Textile. It is dated early 18th century and we acquired it in 1961. Its medium is silk and its technique is 7&1 satin (blue) patterned by floats of weft from every second shed (white) bound by a supplementary warp (white) in plain weave and by floats of complementary wefts in every second shed (white and red) bound on the front as 1/3 twill. It is a part of the Textiles department.
It is credited
Museum Purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 145 x 54 cm (57 1/16 x 21 1/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Textile (France), early 18th century; silk; H x W: 145 x 54 cm (57 1/16 x 21 1/4 in.); Museum Purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1961-116-3