This is an exquisitely woven cream silk patterned ground of meandering florals and leaves. The individual polychrome silk florals are spaced over the cream silk ground. Both selvedges attached 19 width.Condition good but fragile with three small pin holes and one area with 1 split. Fabric is fragile and must be carefully maintained. This is best for framing or a collection so doesn't split along fold lines. Streaks can be noted on fabric ground. So rare to find such a large piece of old French 1700s dress silk. If y ou have any questions about this piece, please do not hesitate to ask. The item "Rare French 18thC (1770) Silk Floral Brocade Dress PanelL-36 X W-19" is in sale since Friday, May 31, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Fabric\Silk". The seller is "soniasantiqueandvintagetextiles" and is located in Seabrook, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.