Fabric

French
mid-18th century


Dimensions

Other: 121.9 x 52.4 cm (48 x 20 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

22.358a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven of cream-white silk and narrow strips of silver in a design of scales and undulating stems; on it are powdered sprays of flowers woven with green, pink, brown, and violet silk and strips of gold and gold thread. Stained and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection