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Piece of brocade

Italian or Spanish
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 36.5 x 53.5 cm (14 3/8 x 21 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

93.542

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White satin ground on which is woven with faded pink silk a design of an ogival frame-work composed of long leaves enclosing vases containing symmetrical bunches of conventional plant forms. Much faded and worn. Stained.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection