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Piece of brocade

French
18th century


Dimensions

a: Overall: 64.5 x 53.3 cm (25 3/8 x 21 in.) b: Overall: 86.4 x 54 cm (34 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.463

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of ribbed pink silk. The design of undulating bands of ribbons and flowers and bunches of flowers, is woven with white, red, reddish violet, green, yellow and black silk, brown and violet chenille, and gold and silver. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection