Brocade fragment

Probably French
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 68.6 x 22.2 cm (27 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.396

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Gray blue corded silk ground covered with a powder of lines and dots woven with gray blue and dark blue silk, and a design of waving ribbons crossed by bunches of roses and other flowers; woven with silver and gold thread, narrow strips of metal and white, gray-blue and dark blue silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection