Brocade

French or Italian
Late 17th–early 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 32.4 x 27.9 cm (12 3/4 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

95.1093b

Medium or Technique

Silk with gold and silver-colored metallic thread wrapped on silk core brocade

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Blue damask ground. The design consists of bunches of conventional flowers and fruit, with long, curving stems, and is woven with light red, crimson and green silk, and gold and silver thread.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige