Design for Embroidered Waistcoat, pattern 1777 of the Fabrique de St. Ruf

Brush and white gouache on glazed tracing paper | c. 1785


Left bottom corner with slightly rising bottom edge. Leaves at edges. Flower boughs, budding flowers, dots. A bough is suspended by a slope. Leaves and brush motifs alternate in the field.

Credit: Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt
Object: 1920-36-305...
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