Brocade fragment

European
Early 18th century


Object Place: Continental Europe

Dimensions

Overall: 47 x 67.9 cm (18 1/2 x 26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.428

Medium or Technique

Silk satin damask brocaded with silk and metallic supplementary wefts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Salmon pink damask ground on which are flowers and arches, woven with strong green, gray, pink and white silk, and gold and silver thread and cord. Pieced and worn.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection, Gift to the MFA, 1896.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection