Piece of brocade

French
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 19.5 cm (7 7/8 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1706

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with blue and pink silk and is faded to gray. The design consists of a white stripe on which are sprays of conventional flowers, woven with red, pink, white, green, violet and black silk and white cord. Pieced three times.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection