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Piece of brocade

French
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 75 x 59cm (29 1/2 x 23 1/4in.)

Accession Number

95.1056

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of white corded silk. The design consists of bagpipes and hats suspended by a blue ribbon: from this spring bunches of oak: festoons of roses hang from the bagpipe and the ends of the oak leaves. The design….

Credit Line

Bequest of James William Paige