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Panel of brocade

French
1725–75


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Other (loom width): 54cm (21 1/4in.) Overall: 83.5 x 54.3 cm (32 7/8 x 21 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.310

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground of yellow ribbed taffeta with weft figure of undulating lacy ribbons in cream-colored silk. Floral sprays brocaded in polychrome silks. Selvedge on both sides of twelve cords. Spotted.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Eliot Fund