Brocade fragment

French
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 67 x 46 cm (26 3/8 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.221

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of blue silk. The design of undulating ribbons, bunches and festoons of flowers, is woven with yellow, green, pink, white and gray silk and metal thread. Trimmed on three sides with silver lace.

Provenance

Lent by Mrs. T. O. Richardson, July 2, 1913

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson