Piece of brocade

Probably French
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 44.5 x 10.5 cm (17 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1368

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Corded blue silk ground covered by a pattern woven with the same color; on this are flowers and leaves, woven with reddish violet, pink, red, white, and green silk, and silver thread and narrow strips of metal.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection