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Panel

Panel

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1935-1939 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk chiffon machine embroidered

  • Museum number:

    T.57-1999

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Panel of two layers of transparent white silk chiffon mounted onto a wooden board. Both layers have been machine embroidered with a fine pattern of stems, leaves and butterflies in black, pale grey, yellow, green, white and red. The upper layers includes a padded bud, a padded caterpillar and a dragonfly. A butterfly and some flowers have been worked with detached wings/petals and four small, detached flowerheads in the lower right contain loose fibrous stuffing.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)

Date

1935-1939 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silk chiffon machine embroidered

Dimensions

Length: 47 cm, Width: 35.5 cm

Materials

Silk

Techniques

Weaving; Embroidering

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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