Requires Photography

Piece of brocade

Possibly Italian
Probably 20th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 23 x 24 cm (9 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1680

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is woven with yellow silk and narrow strips of silver gilt. The design of conventional sprays of flowers is woven with narrow strips of silver gilt and silver thread, and is much worn in places.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection