Panel of brocade
Object Place: France
90 x 55 cm (35 7/16 x 21 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk taffeta brocade
Not On View
Cream-colored ribbed taffeta ground with weft figure, brocaded with silks in shades of red, rose, blue, green, cream and gray. Symmetrical design showing urns of roses on central axis, flanked at the sides by undulating rose vines. Pink slevages. A few small breaks. Black threads rotted out in a few places.
Cabot-Townsend Fund and Special Textile Fund