Cloth section brocade

Italian
16th century


Dimensions

Overall: 75.8 x 67 cm (29 13/16 x 26 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.404a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Heliotrope satin ground, with the design of vases of conventional roses, and other flowers, woven with bright yellow, bright green, blue, and dull pink silk. Much worn in places. selvedges of bright green, yellow, heliotrope and white silk. 93.671 is similar in design, but not in color.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection