Brocade fragment

Probably French
Late 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 10.8 x 31.1 cm (4 1/4 x 12 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

93.1064

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Blue silk ground of diagonal weave. The diagonals run first to the right and then to the left. The design is of long leaves joined by sprays of flowers woven with pink, yellow, black and white silk. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection