Requires Photography

Piece of brocade

Italian or French
17th century


Dimensions

54 x 150 cm (21 1/4 x 59 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.50 x .54

Accession Number

96.426

Medium or Technique

Silk and metal brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White silk ground woven with narrow strips of silver, on this is a design of curving bands and sprays of flowers, woven with gold thread and reddish violet, pink, blue, green and white silk. Much pieced and worn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection