Piece of brocade

Late 17th–early 18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 66.7 x 45.1 cm (26 1/4 x 17 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

95.1061

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pale pink satin ground; the design of very conventional bunches of leaves and fruit, is woven with gold thread and cord, and pinkish white silk. This piece looks like a 19th century imitation of an earlier piece.

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige