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Piece of brocade

Italian or Spanish
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 68 x 29.5 cm (26 3/4 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

96.639

Medium or Technique

Brocade (brocatelle)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red silk ground on which is a design of an ogival frame work of large leaves connected by crowns and enclosing vases of symmetrical plants. The colors of the design are yellow, green, and white.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection