Piece of brocade

Persian


Dimensions

98.5 x 74 cm (38 3/4 x 29 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

95.1314

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of dark brownish gray. It is closely covered with conventional “palm leaves” and leaves and flowers woven with white, cream color, bright blue, and bright red.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor of Vantine & Co. in New York for $20.00.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection