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Antique Textiles

Embroidered green silk panel
English, 1730s
34.5 x 26.5 in. (87.6 x 67.3 cm)
Panel of green plain-weave silk taffeta, originally from a petticoat, with delicate silk embroidery depicting a variety of flora including carnations, roses, lilies, blue bells, and fantastic flowers growing from undulating branches, with the disks of some flowers are finished in French knots, executed in vibrant gradated hues of yellow, bright and celadon green, pink, , violet, cream, and tan.

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