Panel of brocade
Object Place: France
Overall: 209.2 x 76.2 cm (82 3/8 x 30 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Brocaded in polychrome silks on a ground of tan ribbed silk. Three motifs surronded by floral wreaths and sprays. Bird feeding worm to young birds in nest, musical instruments, hat and musical instrument. Selvedge on both sides of six cords and wide stripe. A second piece is attached to the top. Very soiled and daded. Split in many places. Style of Philippe de Lasalle.
Cabot-Townsend Fund and Special Textile Fund