Requires Photography

Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th–17th century(?)


Dimensions

Height x width: 107.5 x 24.5 cm (42 5/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

04.1676

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Very pale greenish yellow satin ground; across the bottom is woven, with gold thread and white silk, a deep border of conventional flowers and birds; the main field is divided by stripes of birds and foliage.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection