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Piece of brocade

Italian or Spanish
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 67 x 21.5 cm (26 3/8 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

96.637

Medium or Technique

Brocade (brocatelle)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White and red silk ground on which is a design of an ogival frame work of large leaves connected by crowns, enclosing a vase from which grows an angular symmetrical plant. The design is of red and yellow.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection