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Piece of brocade

French or Italian
Louis XV period


Dimensions

a: Overall: 99.1 x 53.3 cm (39 x 21 in.) b:Overall: 99.7 x 54.6 cm (39 1/4 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.908a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Dull rose silk ground with a floral design on undulating lines, between bands of deep cream color. The other colors used in the design are green, yellowish green, yellow, two shades of blue, and silver thread.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection