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Textile

Date:
ca. 1900
Geography:
Probably made in France
Medium:
Silk and metallic thread, woven
Dimensions:
51 1/2 x 22 1/2 in. (130.8 x 57.2 cm)
Classification:
Textiles
Credit Line:
Gift of Rose Lynn Mangan, 2003
Accession Number:
2003.141
Not on view
Rose Lynn Mangan, the donor of this fabric, was given the piece by her friend Margery Hill, who lived in the Blacker House until she sold it in 1984. The silk panel was given to Mrs. Hill by Henry Winter. Henry Winter's brother William worked for L. C. Tiffany in the interior design department, and Henry had met Tiffany as well, and was a great admirer of his.
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