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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 29 x 22 cm (11 7/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.572

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red silk ground on which is woven with gold thread the design of ogival frame-works connected by crowns and enclosing pots of flowering plants.

Provenance

97.485 - 97.596 were acquired by the donor by exchange with the Pratt Institute of Brooklyn, N.Y.,From the Collection bought by them of Salvadore & Son of Florence, Italy, in 1897

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection