Textile fragment for the hem of a robe à la française - 2009.125.3_1

2009.125.3_1

Textile fragment for the hem of a robe à la française

Medium:Silk gros de Tours with brocaded design
Geography: Perhaps made in France
Date: 1720-1725
Period: Louis XV
Dimensions:
48.5 x 49 cm
Object number: 2009.125.3
Credit Line: This acquisition was made possible by the generous support of the Louise Hawley Stone Charitable Trust.
Not on view
DescriptionTextile fragment intended for the hem of a robe à la française: design woven to shape (tissé à disposition). Lace-Patterned Silk: symmetrical design with semi-naturalistic flowers and lace patterning done in a limited colour palette.
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