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Piece of brocade

French or Italian
Late 17th–early 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 99.1 x 52.1 cm (39 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.484

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Corded white silk ground. The design of symmetrically arranged bunches of flowers, and irregular forms is partly in outline and partly solid. The colors are deep pink, light blue, light golden brown, violet, green, white and gold.

Credit Line

Gift of Francis Hill Bigelow