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"Alhambra" textile panel with double border

A work made of silk and gilt-metal-strip wrapped silk; satin weave with secondary patterning wefts, and supplementary brocading wefts bound with twill interlacings.
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  • A work made of silk and gilt-metal-strip wrapped silk; satin weave with secondary patterning wefts, and supplementary brocading wefts bound with twill interlacings.

Date:

about 1865

Artist:

Probably made by Mathevon et Bouvard, French 1750-1970

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Artist

Mathevon et Bouvard (Manufacturer)

Title

"Alhambra" textile panel with double border

Origin

France

Date

Made 1861–1869

Medium

Silk and gilt-metal-strip wrapped silk; satin weave with secondary patterning wefts, and supplementary brocading wefts bound with twill interlacings

Dimensions

a) 257.8 × 76.2 cm (101 1/2 × 30 in.) b) 162.3 × 76.2 cm (64 1/8 × 30 in.)

Credit Line

Grace R. Smith Textile Endowment

Reference Number

2018.381a-b

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