Brocade panel

French
mid 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

40.9 x 92.5 cm (16 1/8 x 36 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.344

Medium or Technique

Silks, brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Brocaded in polychrome silks on a ground of ivory-colored figured ribbed silk. Lower half has large symmetrical vine with roses. Upper half has scattered sprigs of roses and buds arranged symmetrically on a ground of wide, curved v-shaped forms. Spotted, stained.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund