Material

French
18th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 9 1/16 x 10 1/4 in. (23 x 26 cm)

Accession Number

97.592

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk ground woven with narrow strips of silver. The design of irregularly curving ribbons and bunches of flowers is woven with gold thread and green, blue, violet, orange, red, and white silk. Much worn.

Provenance

97.485 - 97.594 were acquired by the donor by exchange with the Pratt Institute of Brooklyn, N.Y.,From the Collection bought by them of Salvadore & Son of Florence, Italy, in 1897

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection