Piece of brocade

French
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 67.9 x 46.4 cm (26 3/4 x 18 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

93.842

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of white silk, woven with narrow strips of silver. On this is a design of cornucopias and bulb-like forms, from which spring large flowers, woven with blue, pink, red, green, and yellow silk, and gold thread. Pieced. The same description as 93. 843 but woven with a different arrangement of colors.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection