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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 13.5 x 46 cm (5 5/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.318

Medium or Technique

Brocade (brocatelle)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Red satin ground. The design of conventional plant forms, is woven with green, yellow and white silk, and shows very strong Oriental influence.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection