Piece of brocade

Italian or French
17th–18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 59.1 x 46.4 cm (23 1/4 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.619

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

An elaborate symmetrical design of conventionalized fruit and flowers woven with gold and silver thread, and outlines of pink, green and neutral violet silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Fisher Wharton