19th-Century French Dot Pattern Silk Scarf - Ecru

  • This 100% silk scarf features a vibrant dot pattern adapted from a 19th-century color-manual in the collection of the Getty Research Institute. The color-manual was embraced by French Impressionist artists as a revolutionary landmark in the history of color-theory.

    Jean-François Persoz (French, 1805–1868)
    Traite theorique et pratique de l’impression des tissus
    (Theoretical and practical treatise of printing on fabric) Paris and Leipzig, 1846, pl. 2. Chromolithograph
    The Getty Research Institute, 2821-853
    2009 Collections Council gift.

    - 100% Silk
    - Measures 60" L x 13" W
    - Item #: SCFDPC