Embroidery Sample (USA), 1930–39
The luxurious fabric of this sample, accented with gold and translucent cellulose acetate sequins, is composed of two different materials: overtwisted rayon, used to produce the crepe texture, and acetate, with which its soft hand would have ensured the effortless drape of this proposed design.
It is credited
Gift of David Glickman.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 46 x 27.3 cm (18 1/8 x 10 3/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Embroidery Sample (USA), 1930–39; viscose rayon, acetate, gelatin sequins; H x W: 46 x 27.3 cm (18 1/8 x 10 3/4 in.); Gift of David Glickman; 1977-81-11