Brocade fragment

French
Second half 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 53.5 x 54.7 cm (21 1/16 x 21 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.426

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Piece; white figured silk ground with self-design of minute vine bearing trefoils and berries; additional serpentines of apple branches in flower, brocaded with polychrome silks, with greens predominating.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend