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Dress fabric

Dress fabric

  • Place of origin:

    Spitalfields (made)

  • Date:

    1765-1775 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Desormeaux, James Louis, born 1745 - died 1815 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Woven silk

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs B. Hocknell

  • Museum number:

    T.269-1994

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Fragment of dress silk, woven in cream and red with a design of stripes and blossoms.

Place of Origin

Spitalfields (made)

Date

1765-1775 (made)

Artist/maker

Desormeaux, James Louis, born 1745 - died 1815 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Woven silk

Dimensions

Length: 11.7 cm, Width: 7.8 cm

Object history note

Registered File number 1959/4345.

Descriptive line

Dress fabric, woven silk, probably woven by James Louis Desormeaux; Spitalfields, English, 1765-75.

Materials

Silk (textile)

Techniques

Woven

Subjects depicted

Stripes; Floral patterns

Categories

Textiles; Clothing

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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