Piece of brocade

French
first half of 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

47 x 52 cm (18 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

47.255

Medium or Technique

Silk and silver metal threads brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Provenance

Delia Spencer (Mrs. Marshall) Field (b. 1854 - d. 1937), Paris and Washington, DC; by inheritance to her niece, Catherine Spencer Eddy (Mrs. Albert J.) Beveridge (b. 1881 - d. 1970), Beverly Farms, MA; 1947, gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 13, 1947)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge in memory of Delia Spencer Field