Piece of brocade

French
17th century


Dimensions

Overall (a): 50.8 x 22.9 cm (20 x 9 in.) Other (b): 15.9 x 26 cm (6 1/4 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

96.364a-b

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pale blue ground of fancy weave; on this is a design of shell-like forms holding bunches of large flowers; woven with violet, pink, blue, yellow, green and bronze colored silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection