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Piece of brocade

Probably Italian
Probably 17th century


Dimensions

Height x width: 19 7/8 x 18 1/2 in. (50.5 x 47 cm)

Accession Number

93.735

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Pink satin ground faded to light tan-color on which is woven with deep cream-colored silk a design of leaves enclosing vases with heads for handles; in each vase is a symmetrical bunch of carnations, tulips and other flowers. Similar in design to 93.589 and 93.519.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection