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Piece of brocade

French
18th century


Dimensions

171.8 x 53.7 cm (67 5/8 x 21 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

08.47

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Ground dull light blue, powdered with a four-petaled flower of a faded lavendar. Design an indistinct waving ribbon, from which grow flowers woven of pink, red, white and green silk, gold thread and thin strips of silver.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection