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Brocade

Probably Italian


Dimensions

Height x width: 68 x 46 cm (26 3/4 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.567

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with yellow silk and narrow strips of metal. The design of large conventional flowers and acanthus-like leaves, is woven with a deeper shade of yellow than the ground and is outlined with various widths of dark red satin.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection