Piece of brocade

French
18th century


Dimensions

Overall: 43.5 x 46 cm (17 1/8 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1365

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Corded pink silk ground covered with a powder of diamonds in two shades of pink; on this are twisting ribbons and flowers, woven with two shades of pink silk and silver thread, cord and narrow stips of metal. Three pieces joined together.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection