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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian


Dimensions

Height x width: 38 x 14.5 cm (14 15/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.565

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground and design are both of yellow silk and gold thread. The design of a framework of curved bands and conventional flowers filling the open spaces and running under the framework, is outlined with deep pink silk.

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