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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
16th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 41.5 x 43.5 cm (16 5/16 x 17 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

93.662

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

The ground is of yellow silk. The design, which consists of cone-like forms from which radiate leaves and conventional flowers and bands made up of blocks enclosung conventional flowers, is woven with yellow and light….

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection