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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian


Dimensions

Height x width: 24 3/16 x 11 5/8 in. (61.5 x 29.5 cm)

Accession Number

97.553

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Yellow silk ground on which is woven with red and yellow silk a design of an ogival frame-work enclosing vases, in which are bunches of symmetrically arranged conventional flowers with birds on them. Sitting on the framework are lions(?). Much pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection