Design for the Embroidery of a Lady's Overskirt of the "Fabrique de St. Ruf"

Fabrique de Saint Ruf, Lyon, Franceca. 1785

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
New York, United States

Ruffled edge with a broad brown strip, the inside edge of which is formed by a flower stem from which boughs branch into strip and field. The field is decorated by a repeat composed of two flower boughs, connected by a lace cloth festoon, the right end of which is held by a button from which lace scallops hang.


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