Panel

French
1700–50


Dimensions

Overall: 44 x 55.5 cm (17 5/16 x 21 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.885

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Beige silk ground with self diaper figure, brocaded with green, blue, yellow, pink and orange-rose silks. Symmetrical pattern showing a formal carnation and rose bouquet on central axis flanked by heavy flowering branches, bearing a variety of flowers and fruit, running vertically. Selvedge on right edge; left turned under. Faded and stained. Creases running down length.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift