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Empire wall hanging

Possibly made by Bissardon and Bony, Cie

Designer:
Possibly after a design by Jean François Bony (French, Givors 1760–1825 Paris)
Date:
1805–15
Culture:
French (Lyon)
Medium:
Silk satin with chenille thread embroidery and painted silk velvet appliqué
Dimensions:
Overall: 129 15/16 x 21 5/8 in. (330 x 55 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Purchase, Barbara Walters Gift, in honor of Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, and Friends of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts Gifts, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.232
238536

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