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Piece of brocade

French


Dimensions

59 x 188 cm (23 1/4 x 74 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.88 x .59

Accession Number

25.219

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The white silk is closely covered by various diaper weaves and conventional flowers and leaves, woven with blue, white, pink, green and yellow silk. Made up of many pieces and lined with heavy white linen.

Provenance

Lent by Mrs. T. O. Richardson, July 2, 1913

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson