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Panel of brocade (one of two pieces)

French
1725–75


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 42.5 x 55.2 cm (16 3/4 x 21 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

48.1167a

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade; damask, frisé, taffeta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground: Salmon-colored damask. Brocaded in polychrome silks, tinsel, tinsel wound on a silk core and frisé silver yarn. Undulating stems with flowers and leaves. Panel composed of three pieces. Lined with gold silk taffeta. Faded, worn.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Morison