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Piece of brocade

French
17th century


Dimensions

Overall: 157.8 x 61 cm (62 1/8 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

20.918

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Heavy, corded, cream colored silk with a design of bunches of flowers and undulating ribbons. The ribbons are woven in deep cream colored and blue silk, and darker blue chenille, the bunches of flowers with cream, yellow, dark brown, and green silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection