Requires Photography

Cover

French or English
Early 18th century


Object Place: France or England

Dimensions

165.5 x 105 cm (65 3/16 x 41 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

46.722

Medium or Technique

Silk and metallic brocade, silk and gold-colored wrapped thread tape, and silk backing

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Four sections joined, each bearing an array of naturalistic blossoms, heart-like motifs and “bizarre” designs in polychrome silk and mettalic yarns dyed maroon. Tape border. Stained, discolored and worn.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection