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Piece of brocade

Italian
16th–17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 36 x 29.5 cm (14 3/16 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.269

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White satin ground, in which the design of bundhes of flowers and scattered branches is woven with bright yellow, green, pink, blue, and violet silk. Some of the bunches are held together with crowns. on one edge is a selvedge of green and deep yellow satin.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection