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Piece of brocade

French or Italian
17th?–18th century


Dimensions

48 x 150 cm (18 7/8 x 59 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.50 x .48

Accession Number

96.425

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of white silk powdered with white bees. The design of undulating bands of ribbons and flowers and bunches of flowerss, is woven with pink, yellow, white, brown and light green silk. Pieced.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection